U.S. allows lawsuits against Cuban entities but shields foreign firms for now

FILE PHOTO: U.S. and Cuban flags are seen before a ceremony for the arrival of Carnival cruise ship ms Veendam during its first trip to Cuba in Havana, Cuba, December 28, 2017. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration said on Monday it would allow lawsuits by U.S. citizens against dozens of Cuban companies and other entities on Washington’s blacklist but will maintain, for now, a ban against suing foreign firms doing business on the communist-ruled island. The move marked an intensification of U.S. pressure on Cuba and […]

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