The US President-elect Donald trump announced his intention to terminate the agreement on normalization of relations between the United States and Cuba if Havana will refuse to revise the terms of the agreement more favorable for the Cuban people and Americans.
«If Cuba is not trying to get a better deal for the Cuban people, Cuban Americans and American people in General, I will cancel the deal,» wrote the future President of the United States, whose inauguration will take place in Washington on 20 January of the following year, on his Twitter page.
Earlier, the Chairman of the National Committee of the Republican party rins, Primosthat Donald trump has decided to appoint chief of staff of the White house, also said that the new government can refuse to continue the policy of normalizing relations with Cuba.
According to Pribas, the United States needs a more favorable transaction than the contract 2014 the normalization of relations between the U.S. and Cuba. He stressed that Cuban leader Raul Castro «will have to comply with the United States» if he is interested in extending this agreement. What are these requirements, Paribas did not elaborate, but added that trump also adheres to this position.
During the election campaign, trump has come out with harsh criticism of the leadership of Cuba, pointing in particular to harassment, violate the freedom of religion. The billionaire has said it is ready to reverse started the current U.S. President Barack Obama , the process of normalization of relations between Washington and Havana.
After the death of the leader of the Cuban revolution Fidel Castro trump called him a «cruel dictator» and expressed the hope that after his death, the Cuban people will gain more freedom.
The United States broke diplomatic relations with Cuba in 1961, after the nationalization of the authorities in Havana American property on the island. At the same time Washington announced the imposition of unilateral economic and trade embargo.
During the last presidential term of Barack Obama, the U.S. has embarked on the restoration of relations: in December 2014 Obama announced the beginning of the movement towards normalization of bilateral relations and the easing of sanctions against Cuba. July 20, 2015, the United States and Cuba have restored diplomatic relations and reopened their embassies in Havana and Washington.
Trump has threatened Cuba to terminate the agreement on normalization of relations 29.11.2016