Donald Trump Tightens Cuba Travel And Trade Restrictions

The new restrictions roll back several Obama-era policies.

Written by Mollie ReillyPresident Donald Trump announced in Miami on Friday that he will tighten rules governing travel to and trade with Cuba, marking a significant reversal of policies President Barack Obama implemented during his second term. These rules also mark the fulfillment of Trump’s campaign promises to dismantle Obama’s executive orders and to put pressure on the Raúl Castro regime. “A free Cuba is what we will soon achieve,” Trump said during his speech in Florida.“We now hold th...