EU stresses support for Cuba even as U.S. hikes sanctions

European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini speaks during a joint news conference with Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez in Havana, Cuba, September 9, 2019. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

HAVANA (Reuters) – The European Union is committed to helping Cuba develop its economy, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Monday, during a three-day trip to Havana, even as the United States hikes sanctions on the Communist-run island. The EU started normalizing relations with one-party Cuba about the same time as the United […]

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