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Trump may prohibit business with Cuban military in rejig of Obama's policy

However, he is likely to maintain full diplomatic relations restored by Obama

AP/PTI  |  Branchburg (US) 

Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump. Photo: PTI

President is expected to announce his new policy with in Miami next week, seeking to reverse some of the changes made under former President Barack Obama's opening with the island.

The administration has been discussing policy changes that include prohibiting business with the Cuban military while maintaining the full diplomatic relations restored by

The has also been debating new restrictions on American leisure travel to Cuba, which has more than tripled since Obama's 2014 announcement.

is expected to announce the policy on Friday in Miami, according to a person familiar with the plan. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss internal plans. The said the timing had not yet been finalised.

First Published: Sun, June 11 2017. 19:15 IST
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