Cuba, US to discuss steps for normalization of ties

  • A Cuba-US bilateral commission will meet in Washington on Tuesday to discuss further steps for normalization of relations between the two countries, the Cuban foreign ministry has said. At the meeting, the two parties will review the steps agreed to at the commission's fist meeting on September 11 in Havana, the results of the past few months of detente, and other pending issues between the two countries, including revocation of the decades old US embargo on Cuba, media reports quoted a ministry statement as saying on Thursday. (Source: IANS)