17D: sequences and consequences (Jorge I. Domínguez )

With the aim of furthering our contribution to the comprehension of the United States-Cuba relationship, Temas submitted to a select group of researchers on both shores this brief questionnaire, aimed at estimating the challenges of 17D and its possible sequences on the short- and the mid-term. The publication of this series was initiated on Catalejo, Temas’s blog, on January 5, the eve of the 54th anniversary of the severing of diplomatic relations.

(Catalejo, el blog de Temas,January 20, 2015)

Temas:What was the meaning of the new policies between the United States and Cuba? What are the decisive measures adopted by both parties? What forthcoming steps would be key?

Jorge I. Domínguez (Professor. University of Harvard): A particularly personal significance of the recently announced new US-Cuba policies is that we will be able once again to ponder about the contents of an old debate around the relationship between Washington and Havana. One of the positions in this debate has highlighted the usefulness of achieving agreement about “prudent matters” that would result in measures to be quickly implemented and the terms of which could be easily supervised. The achievement of these modest agreements generates, in turn, value in itself and turns into a chain of negotiations. This multi-level process creates new levels of confidence, strengthens bilateral credibility and allows for the undertaking ...

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17D: sequences and consequences (Carlos Alzugaray)

With the aim of furthering our contribution to the comprehension of the United States-Cuba relationship, Temas submitted to a select group of researchers on both shores this brief questionnaire, aimed at estimating the challenges of 17D and its possible sequences on the short- and the mid-term. The publication of this series was initiated on Catalejo, Temas’s blog, on January 5, the eve of the 54th anniversary of the severing of diplomatic relations.

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17D: sequences and consequences (William Leogrande)

With the aim of furthering our contribution to the comprehension of the United States-Cuba relationship, Temas submitted to a select group of researchers on both shores this brief questionnaire, aimed at estimating the challenges of 17D and its possible sequences on the short- and the mid-term. The publication of this series was initiated on Catalejo, Temas’s blog, on January 5, the eve of the 54th anniversary of the severing of diplomatic relations.

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17D: sequences and consequences (Pedro Monreal)

With the aim of furthering our contribution to the comprehension of the United States-Cuba relationship, Temas submitted to a select group of researchers on both shores this brief questionnaire, aimed at estimating the challenges of 17D and its possible sequences on the short- and the mid-term. The publication of this series was initiated on Catalejo, Temas’s blog, on January 5, the eve of the 54th anniversary of the severing of diplomatic relations.

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Parties Agree to Continue Talks on Re-establishment of Cuba-U.S. Relations

Both delegations coincide that this step is part of a long and complex process

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