U.S.-Cuba Relations

Secretary Albright announced the easing of some restrictions on U.S.-Cuba relations. The administration is proposing four actions:… read more

Secretary Albright announced the easing of some restrictions on U.S.-Cuba relations. The administration is proposing four actions: working with Congress on humanitarian relief legislation, streamlining licensing medical supply sales to Cuba, licensing direct humanitarian flights and restoring arrangements to promote humanitarian relief packages from Cuban-Americans. She stressed that helping the Cuban people to be less dependent on Castro for necessities would help them realize a peaceful transition to democracy when it occurs. Then three State Department officials briefed reporters on the details of these changes. close

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Program ID:
102586-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 20, 1998
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 1998

Airing Details

  • Mar 20, 1998 | 2:37pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 20, 1998 | 8:34pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 20, 1998 | 11:36pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 21, 1998 | 6:56am EST | C-SPAN 1
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