Europe looks to boost Cuba relationship

Jan 30, 2014, 5:35 PM EST
Fidel Castro, Cuba's former President and revolutionary leader, makes a rare public appearance to attend the inauguration of an art gallery on January 8, 2014 in Havana, Cuba.
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Market reforms introduced under Cuban President Raul Castro have encouraged European Union leadership to re-open dialogue in the biggest overture since diplomatic sanctions against Havana were nixed in 2008. 
Background:
Exclusive: In diplomatic shift, Europe seeks improved ties with Cuba [Reuters]