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  Sivan 22, 5777 , 16/06/17

Trump to rollback Obama accord with Cuba

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday will announce a significant rollback of former President Barack Obama’s accord with Cuba, Politico reported on Thursday.

According to the website, which obtained a draft version of the directive, Trump will ban tourist travel to the island and institute a broad prohibition on financial transactions with companies significantly controlled by the Cuban government’s military.

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