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Before It's News
Obama Turns his Back on Cuban Asylum Seekers
President Obama America's five decade-old policy on asylum seekers that guarantees Cubans asylum in the United States . The change comes at a time when will have arrived at U.S. borders than at any time since 1980, and it is a major win for and , ...
 Before It's News3 days ago
Obama eases Sudan sanctions
Sudan strongman Bashir Washington, United States | AFP | US President Barack Obama took the controversial step of easing some economic sanctions against Sudan Friday, trying to improve relations with a country whose leader is accused of war ...
 Nigeria Today.ng3 days ago
Obama Caves to Castro—AGAIN!
President Obama said Thursday that he was terminating the 22-year-old policy that has allowed Cubans who arrived on United States soil without visas to remain in the country and gain legal residency, an unexpected move long sought by the Cuban ...
 Town Hall2 days ago
With Migration Policy Change, Obama Leaves Cuba Relationship to Trump
US President Barack Obama's decision to end the wet foot, dry foot policy that allowed any Cuban migrant who reached US soil to stay in the country will slow the number of Cuban immigrants rushing to the United States, but is unlikely to deter US ...
 AtlanticCouncil.org3 days ago
Rep. Meeks Applauds Obama Administration Ending Wet Foot, Dry Foot Policy
Washington, D.C. —Today, the Obama Administration ended the United States wet foot, dry foot policy towards Cuba. Originally implemented by President Clinton in 1995, the wet foot, dry foot policy permitted Cubans caught at sea trying to reach our ...
 US House of Representatives4 days ago
Indian Express
US Senate intelligence panel will question Trump and Obama administrators over Russia hacking
The panel plans to interview senior officials of both the Trump and Obama administrations and may compel testimony, said the panel's Republican chairman, Richard Burr, and Democrat, Mark Warner. The leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee said ...
 Indian Express3 days ago
Republicans Blast Obama Termination Of Cuban Migrant Policy
Republicans Blast Obama Revocation Of Cuban Migrant Policy | The Daily Caller Politics Kerry Picket Reporter 7:17 PM 01/13/2017 Pinterest Reddit LinkedIn WhatsApp Share TOP ...
 Daily Caller3 days ago
Donald Trump should reverse Obama on waivers for Cuban doctors, mayor says
Miami-Dade County's mayor said Friday that dropping the wet foot-dry foot policy for Cuba was inevitable because of widespread abuse, but that he would urge President-elect Donald Trump to bring back a special program for doctors from the island ...
 Miami Herald3 days ago
World Tribune
Obama parting gift to Castro regime creates havoc for Cubans seeking freedom
President Barack Obama on Jan. 12 repealed the wet foot, dry foot policy in which any Cuban who reached U.S. soil was allowed to stay while any picked up at sea was returned. The Cuban government hailed Obama's parting policy act. We are ...
 World Tribune3 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Obama signs order to ease sanctions against S...
The US will reduce some sanctions imposed on Sudan, President Barack Obama has announced.The White House said the move was intended to acknowledge Sudan's efforts to reduce internal conflict, improve humanitarian access to people requiring aid and ...
 Dotemirates.com3 days ago
Yahoo!Xtra
Obama 'screwed' us, say angry Cuban migrants on their trek to US
, 2:02 am Obama ends open door policy for Cuban migrants: White House Washington (AFP) - US President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts ...
 Yahoo!Xtra3 days ago
Time
President Obama Signs Executive Order Easing Sanctions Against Sudan
It will allow trade and investment transactions to resume (WASHINGTON) — President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday easing but not eliminating sanctions against Sudan, in an eleventh-hour push to broaden currently limited talks with ...
 Time3 days ago
ABC News
Obama Ends Special Status Policy for Cubans
The Obama administration has ended the Clinton-era policy known as "wet foot, dry foot," which allows Cubans special immigration status just days before he leaves office. The change in the policy would effectively mean Cubans are treated like ...
 ABC News3 days ago
Obama Moves to End Cuban Exodus, Killing Hopes for a New Life
The communist regime in Cuba is praising President Barack Obama after he ended the automatic legal residency for any Cuban immigrant who makes it to U.S. soil. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy went into effect Thursday, meaning that ...
 Christian Broadcasting Network3 days ago
Obama cracks down on undocumented immigrants
President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the wet foot, dry foot policy is effective immediately.
 Before It's News3 days ago
Obama ends policy for Cuban migrants
at 08:10 pm by AFP WASHINGTON―US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules ...
 Thestandard.com.ph3 days ago
Carib Flame
Obama Announces End to Cuban Wet Foot, Dry Foot Policy
Obama visited Cuba in March 2016/Photo: Reuters January 13, 2017 The change in policy is effective immediately, according to a White House statement. The Obama administration is ending a policy that granted residency to Cubans who arrived in ...
 Carib Flame3 days ago
Deepika Global
Obama changes Immigration policy for Cubans
: US President Barack Obama has ended a twodecadeold "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach US soil illegally to to stay and become legal residents, a significant step towards normalising relations with its ...
 Deepika Global3 days ago
News Nigeria.com.ng
Obama tells Cubans: No more automatic residency for you
Raul Castro The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S. immigration ...
 News Nigeria.com.ng3 days ago
NewsMax.com
Marco Rubio Slams Obama on Ending Cuban Immigration Policy: 'Absurd'
Sen. Marco Rubio Thursday ripped the Obama's administration's decision tying the elimination of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy of Cuban immigration with normalizing diplomatic relations with the Castro regime as "absurd." "While I have ...
 NewsMax.com3 days ago
PanARMENIAN Network
Obama ends open-doors immigration policy for Cubans
- 11:03 AMT PanARMENIAN.Net - US President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay, AFP reports. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules ...
 PanARMENIAN Network3 days ago
Daily Sabah
Obama ends immigration policy allowing visa-free path for Cubans
President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately.
 Daily Sabah3 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Obama ends Cuban visa policy
President Obama is ending a policy that gives automatic residency to Cuban nationals arriving on U.S. soil. The policy, known as wet-foot dry-foot, allowed Cubans without U.S. visas to apply to stay in the United States. With just days until Obama ...
 Dotemirates.com3 days ago
ENCA
Obama 'turns back' Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally in the US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those ...
 ENCA3 days ago
Obama Ends the Longstanding Visa-Free Policy for Cubans
President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately.
 Fortune4 days ago
Indian Express
Obama administration ends 20-year-old immigration policy for Cubans
Cuban officials said the US policy had promoted illegal migration, people-trafficking and dangerous journeys across the Florida Straits on flimsy vessels. The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic ...
 Indian Express4 days ago
Obama just ended the controversial policy that gave Cuban immigrants a free pass into the US
Cuban immigrants will now have to stand in line like everyone else from every other country before they can legally settle in the US. Or they could sneak in. President Barack Obama ended a more than two-decades-old policy that granted entry into ...
 Quartz4 days ago
Obama ends controversial policy that allowed Cubans to enter U.S. without visas
A Cuban rafter eluded the Coast Guard to make it into the arms of Surfside police in 1999. Nuri Vallbona Miami Herald A Cuban rafter runs for the shore at 88 Street after evading the Coast Guard in 1999. Nuri Vallbona Miami Herald The Coast ...
 Miami Herald4 days ago
Obama ends special policy for Cuban immigrants
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior administration official said on Thursday. The repeal of the wet foot, dry ...
 Boston Globe4 days ago
India.com
Obama ends 20-year-old policy for Cuban migrants
Washington, Jan 13: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old wet foot, dry foot policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. The move, coming in the last days of the Obama ...
 India.com4 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Obama ends US open door policy for Cubans
Washington: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving the White ...
 Dotemirates.com4 days ago
Mail.com
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
President Barack Obama speaks at the Grand Theater of Havana, Cuba. President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban national who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior ...
 Mail.com4 days ago
President Obama Cites Normalization With Cuba In Reversal Of Wet Foot, Dry Foot Policy
Obama Cites Normalization In Reversal Of 'Wet Foot Dry Foot' | The Daily Caller US Alex Pfeiffer Reporter 7:01 PM 01/12/2017 Pinterest Reddit LinkedIn WhatsApp Share TOP U.S.
 Daily Caller4 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 Sharenet4 days ago
Yahoo! News Australia
Obama ends decades old open door policy for Cuban migrants (AFP)
, 10:23 am Obama ends open door policy for Cuban migrants: White House Washington (AFP) - US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions ...
 Yahoo! News Australia4 days ago
Time
President Obama Ends Cuban Immigration Policy
The policy allowed any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident (WASHINGTON) — President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal ...
 Time4 days ago
The Gateway Pundit
Obama Repeals Cuban Immigration Policy, No Residency Without Visa! (VIDEO)
The Obama administration is ending wet foot, dry foot effective immediately. Wet foot, dry foot is a policy that granted residency to Cubans who arrived in the United States without visas Apparently the policy change was made and put into effect ...
 The Gateway Pundit4 days ago
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately, a senior administration ...
 Tasmania Mercury4 days ago
Financial Express
US President Barack Obama scrapping 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
The wet foot, dry foot policy was put in place in 1995 by President Bill Clinton as a revision of a more liberal immigration policy. (Reuters) President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to ...
 Financial Express4 days ago
Obama Pens Article in Science on Clean Energy, Climate Policy
In a Policy Forum article published in the journal Science , President Barack Obama says that the national policy trend toward a clean-energy economy is irreversible and that the trend will continue due to the mounting economic and scientific ...
 National Geographic4 days ago
Obama Announces End of Wet Foot/Dry Foot Policy for Cuban Refugees
In a statement posted on the White House website on January 12, President Obama announced the ending of the 1995 wet-foot/dry foot policy put in place by President Bill Clinton, which allowed Cuban refugees who set foot on U.S. soil after fleeing ...
 New American3 days ago
Obama Ends 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Cuban Policy
Washington and Havana spent several months negotiating the change, including an agreement from Cuba to allow those turned away from the United States to return. That program was unpopular with Havana because it prompted doctors to leave, sapping the ...
 Equilibrio Informativo2 days ago
Moyers & Company
Morning Reads: Civil Rights Leaders to Confront Sessions, Obama Says We Must Be Anxious, Jealous Guardians of Democracy
Morning Reads: Civil Rights Leaders to [...] US President Barack Obama speaks during his farewell address in Chicago, Illinois on January 10, 2017 (Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/) We produce this news digest every weekday. You can sign up to ...
 Moyers & Company5 days ago
Obama shuts down "wet foot, dry foot" policy that aided Cuban refugees escaping to America
(Before It's News) Jay Caruso reports at Red State, As has been pointed out, Barack Obama, with one week to go in his administration decided to shut down the wet foot, dry foot policy for Cuban refugees. Under the policy, that has been in ...
 Before It's News3 days ago
Public Radio International
Obama's end to 'wet foot, dry foot' is an 'important step,' says Cuba
The Cuban government on Thursday welcomed a US decision to end a decades-old policy allowing Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay, calling it "an important step forward in bilateral relations." US President Barack Obama ...
 Public Radio International2 days ago
RJR News Online
Obama ends special immigration policy for Cuban migrants
President Barack Obama has ended the long-standing policy that grants residency to Cubans who arrive in the United States without visas. The 20-year-old policy allows Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a ...
 RJR News Online3 days ago
Obama ends wet foot/dry foot policy
Immigration rules risked thousands of Cubans lives SOLIDARITY campaigners welcomed US President Barack Obama's ending of the wet-foot/dry foot policy which saw Cuban immigrants risk their lives at sea. The contentious policy, introduced under ...
 Morning Star Online2 days ago
Obama ends visa-free policy for Cubans who land on US soil
The decision follows months of negotiations focused in part on getting Cuba to agree to take back people who had arrived in the US. A boy wears the U.S. colours in Havana, Cuba, January 12, 2017. (REUTERS/Stringer) President Barack Obama announced ...
 Christian Science Monitor2 days ago
Obama ends 20-yr-old immigration policy for Cuban migrants
ent Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old wet foot, dry foot immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents after a year, a significant step towards normalising relations with its ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 days ago
Blaze.com
BuzzFeed journalists say on Twitter they can't stop crying during Obama's farewell speech
President Barack Obama cries as he speaks during his farewell address in Chicago, Illinois on Jan. 10, 2017. (Joshua Lott/AFP/) 0 Follow A number of BuzzFeed editors and journalists turned to Twitter late Tuesday to lament during President ...
 Blaze.com5 days ago
Obama ends wet foot, dry foot immigration policy for Cuban migrants
United States President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old wet foot, dry foot immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach the American soil illegally to to stay and become legal residents, a significant step towards normalising ...
 The Hindu3 days ago
Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans Irish Sun Friday 13th January, 2017 • Under the policy, most Cuban migrants who reach U.S. soil can become legal permanent residents after one year • The policy will be effective immediately ...
 IrishSun.com2 days ago
Obama ends decades-old open door policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — US President Barack Obama yesterday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts ...
 Jamaica Observer3 days ago
Obama Ends Wet Foot, Dry Foot Cuban Policy
President Obama has ended a policy that gave Cubans who escaped the island legal residency even without visas. By Yezmin Villarreal January 13 2017 9:27 PM EST In one of his last acts in the White House, President Obama ended the wet foot, ...
 Advocate.com3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
AFP WASHINGTON US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those ...
 Qatar Tribune3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing ...
 The Nation Pakistan3 days ago
'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Change Is Obama's Latest Trap for Trump
On Thursday, President Obama announced an end to the "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allowed most Cuban migrants who reach the United States to become legal permanent residents after one year. "Effective immediately, Cuban nationals who attempt ...
 Weekly Standard3 days ago
Obama Ends Wet Foot, Dry Foot, Cuban Refugees Get The Hot Foot
5422176 In his latest 11th hour maneuver to preserve his legacy, President Barack Obama ended a policy of long-standing assistance to Cuban refugees attempting to leave the Communist dictatorship. Bill Clinton's 1995 program, known as Wet Foot, ...
 Daily Caller3 days ago
Obama eases Sudan sanctions, citing positive steps on fight against terror
US President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday easing but not eliminating sanctions against Sudan, in an eleventh-hour push to broaden talks with the long-estranged African government. Exactly two decades after the US imposed economic ...
 France243 days ago
Obama admn repeals special immigration policy for Cubans
WASHINGTON: The Obama administration has repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. The end of ...
 Oman Observer3 days ago
Obama ends wet foot, dry foot policy for Cuban migrants
14 January 2017, Washington, Agencies US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old wet foot, dry foot immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach US soil illegally to to stay and become legal residents, a significant ...
 Millennium Post3 days ago
NDTV
Barack Obama Ends 20-Year-Old Immigration Policy For Cuban Migrants
Repeal of immigration policy, coming in last days of the Obama administration, effective immediately Washington: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached ...
 NDTV3 days ago
Obama signs executive order easing sanctions against Sudan
President Obama signed an executive order Friday easing but not eliminating sanctions against Sudan, in an eleventh-hour push to broaden currently limited talks with the long-estranged African government. The eased sanctions will enable trade and ...
 FOXNews.com3 days ago
Obama ends 20-year-old immigration policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents after a year, a significant step towards ...
 Kaumudi3 days ago
President Obama has scrapped 'wet foot, dry foot' Cuban policy
With one week left in office, President Obama announced on Thursday an end to the two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allowed Cubans to become legal permanent residents one year after they reached U.S. soil. "By taking this step, we ...
 Circa News3 days ago
Obama Ends Cubans Immigration Preference as Part of Opening
President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy of granting residency to Cubans who enter the U.S. without a visa, a final step in the outgoing president's move to reverse the Cold-War isolation of the Caribbean nation. Obama's order now places ...
 Bloomberg3 days ago
PressTV.com
Obama ends visa-free residency for Cubans 6hr
Cuban President Raul Castro (R) raises US President Barack Obama's hand during a meeting at the Revolution Palace in Havana on March 21, 2016. (Photo by AFP) US President Barack Obama has ended a longstanding immigration policy that extends ...
 PressTV.com3 days ago
catchnews.com
Obama ends 20-year-old 'wet foot, dry foot' immigration policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents, a significant step towards normalising relations with its former Cold War ...
 catchnews.com3 days ago
Oneindia
Obama ends "wet-foot, dry foot" policy for Cuban migrants
Washington, Jan 13: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. The move, coming in the last days of the Obama ...
 Oneindia3 days ago
Pars Today
Obama announces end to 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
US President Barack Obama has ended a longstanding immigration policy that extends automatic residency to Cubans arriving in the country without visas. The wet foot, dry foot policy was designed for a different era, Obama announced in a statement ...
 Pars Today3 days ago
Azeri-Press Information Agency
13/01/2017 Obama announces end to 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cuban refugees 04:39 13 January
President Barack Obama announced Thursday that he was ending a longstanding immigration policy that allowed any Cuban who made it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident, APA reports qoting the Associated Press. In a statement, Obama said ...
 Azeri-Press Information Agency3 days ago
Christian Post
Obama Ends Decades Old Immigration Policy for Cuban Migrants
The Obama administration on Thursday announced the termination of a 22-year-old policy which allowed every Cuban national who set foot on U.S. soil, with or without a visa, to remain in the country and gain legal residency. REUTERS/Carlos Barria ...
 Christian Post3 days ago
MaltaToday
Obama ends decades-old visa-free residency policy for Cubans
President Barack Obama has ended the longstanding policy that grants residency to Cubans who arrive in the US without visas US President Barack Obama has scrapped rules dating back to the 1960s which allowed those fleeing communist Cuba a fast ...
 MaltaToday3 days ago
Deutsche Welle
Obama ends visa-free path to residency for Cuban migrants
Washington has scrapped an immigration policy that granted automatic residency to Cubans who reached dry land in the US. The scrapping of the "wet foot, dry foot" law was welcomed by Havana. President Barack Obama announced on Thursday he would ...
 Deutsche Welle3 days ago
Luxemburger Wort
'Wetfoot/dryfoot': Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
(AFP) US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing ...
 Luxemburger Wort3 days ago
Siasat Daily
Barack Obama Ends Decades Old Open Door Policy For Cuban Migrants
Washington: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving the ...
 Siasat Daily3 days ago
President Obama ends visa-free residency for Cubans
The policy allows any Cuban who arrives in the US without a visa the right to become a resident. President Obama has ended a longstanding policy which allows any Cuban who arrives in the United States without a visa the right to become a legal ...
 STV.tv3 days ago
ABC Radio Australia
Barack Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration repeals a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrives in the United States, whether or not they had visas. The Obama administration has repealed a measure granting automatic residency to ...
 ABC Radio Australia3 days ago
Barack Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba ...
 Sowetan3 days ago
Oneindia
Obama ends "wet-foot, dry foot" policy for Cuban migrants
Washington, Jan 13: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. The move, coming in the last days of the Obama ...
 Oneindia3 days ago
Obama govt ends special US immigration policy 'wet foot, dry foot' for Cubans
The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. The end of ...
 Hindustan Times4 days ago
Barack Obama Administration Ends Special Immi...
Washington: The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US ...
 Dotemirates.com4 days ago
Arabstoday.net
Obama ends US open door policy for…
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, ...
 Arabstoday.net4 days ago
News18.com
Barack Obama's Administration Ends Special Immigration Policy for Cubans
Washington: The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US ...
 News18.com4 days ago
MSN News Canada
Obama scrapping 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
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 MSN News Canada4 days ago
Barack Obama ends 20-year-old special immigration policy for Cubans
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, Jan. 13 -- In the last days of his administration, outgoing US President Barack Obama has announced to end 20-year-old 'wet foot, dry foot' policy ...
 HT Syndication4 days ago
Barack Obama ends 20-year-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. The move, coming in the last days of the Obama ...
 Economic Times4 days ago
UPI
'Wet foot, dry foot' Cuba immigration policy shelved by Obama administration 38 minutes ago
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama has put an end to an old immigration policy that allowed all Cuban refugees who could physically reach U.S. shores to stay. Obama said the so-called "Wet ...
 UPI4 days ago
Japan Times
Obama repeals 'wet foot, dry foot' Cuba immigration policy
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior administration official said Thursday. The repeal of the wet foot, dry ...
 Japan Times4 days ago
Breitbart.com
Wet foot, dry foot Cuba immigration policy shelved by Obama administration
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 (UPI) — The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama has put an end to an old immigration policy that allowed all Cuban refugees who could physically reach U.S. shores to stay. ...
 Breitbart.com4 days ago
Obama scrapping "wet foot, dry foot" policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior administration official said Thursday. Play Video CBS Evening News ...
 CBS News4 days ago
NBCNews.com
Obama to End 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Policy for Cubans
The Obama administration is ending a policy, dubbed "wet foot, dry foot", which gave Cuban arrivals to the U.S. residency even if they didn't have visas, the White House announced Thursday. "Effective immediately, Cuban nationals who attempt to ...
 NBCNews.com4 days ago
NBCNews.com
Obama Administration to End 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Policy for Cubans
The Obama administration is ending a policy, dubbed "wet foot, dry foot", which gave Cuban arrivals to the U.S. residency even if they didn't have visas, the White House announced Thursday. "Effective immediately, Cuban nationals who attempt to ...
 NBCNews.com4 days ago
Epoch Times
Obama Making Changes to Cuban Immigration Policy
Last Updated: January 12, 2017 6:20 pm US President Barack Obama speaks during his farewell address in Chicago, Illinois on Jan. 10, 2017. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/) WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy ...
 Epoch Times4 days ago
Cuba Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for immigrants
Cubans will no longer be allowed to stay and become legal residents if they enter US illegally, as Obama administration negotiates with Cuba to send people back President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban ...
 The Guardian4 days ago
FOXNews.com
Obama reportedly to scrap 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cuban refugees - Obama to ease Sudan sanctions as he leaves office
WASHINGTON The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately, according the official. The decision follows months of negotiations focused in part on getting Cuba to agree to take back people who had arrived in the U.S. The ...
 FOXNews.com4 days ago
Trump Administration plans to revamp immigration system
A Trump Administration will execute a 10-point plan to "restore the integrity" of the US immigration system, including building a wall along the border with Mexico, suspension of visas from certain countries and reforming the legal immigration system, the ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
U.S. President Barack Obama said Thursday that the U.S. is ending a longstanding policy that granted residency to Cubans who arrived in the U.S. without visas.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Known as "wet-foot/dry-foot" policy, the special U.S. immigration policy for Cuba has been in place for more than 20 years. "By taking this step, we are treating Cuban migrants the same way we treat migrants from ...
 Xinhua News Agency4 days ago
Obama ends wet foot, dry foot immigration policy for Cuban migrants
United States President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old wet foot, dry foot immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach the American soil illegally to to stay and become legal residents, a significant step towards normalising ...
 The Hindu3 days ago
The Freepress Journal
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who enter US
— By PTI | Jan 14, 2017 07:26 am FOLLOW US: US President Barack Obama awards Vice President Joe Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom during a tribute to Biden at the White House in Washington, DC, on January 12, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS ...
 The Freepress Journal2 days ago
Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
• Under the policy, most Cuban migrants who reach U.S. soil can become legal permanent residents after one year • The policy will be effective immediately • Obama called this the next logical step towards normalizing relations ...
 Singapore Star.com3 days ago
AfricanSeer
Obama signs order to ease sanctions against Sudan
Image copyright Image caption The US says Sudan has improved its access to people in need of humanitarian aid The US will reduce some sanctions imposed on Sudan, President Barack Obama has announced. The White House said the move was ...
 AfricanSeer3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
:03 The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S. immigration policy. ...
 Brunei News3 days ago
Town Hall
Obama Ends Wet Foot/Dry Foot Policy, Cuban Medical Professional Parole Program
UPDATE: The president has released a statement, saying that the repeal of the policy was an effort to further normalize relations with Cuba. Obama said that the policy was "designed for a different era." Now, Cubans who reach the United States and ...
 Town Hall4 days ago
Obama ends decades old open door policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — United States President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his ...
 Jamaica Observer4 days ago
Obama eases Sudan sanctions
KHARTOUM - US President Barack Obama took the controversial step of easing some economic sanctions against Sudan Friday, trying to improve relations with a country whose leader is accused of war crimes and past links to terror. Obama informed ...
 Middle East Online3 days ago
GlobalPost
Obama's end to 'wet foot, dry foot' is an 'important step,' says Cuba
The Cuban government on Thursday welcomed a US decision to end a decades-old policy allowing Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay, calling it "an important step forward in bilateral relations." US President Barack Obama ...
 GlobalPost3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S.
 Antigua Observer3 days ago
Arabstoday.net
Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy…
President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior administration official said Thursday. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy ...
 Arabstoday.net3 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Barack Obama Ends 20-Year-Old Immigration Pol...
Washington: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents after a year, a significant step towards ...
 Dotemirates.com3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON — US President Barack Obama yesterday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing ...
 Philippines Daily Tribune3 days ago
Time
President Obama Signs Executive Order Easing Sanctions Against Sudan
(WASHINGTON) — President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday easing but not eliminating sanctions against Sudan, in an eleventh-hour push to broaden currently limited talks with the long-estranged African government. The eased ...
 Time3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans | Reuters
Immigration Policy Mixed reaction in Miami's Little Havana | 1/13/2017 WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not ...
 Florida Trend3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. The end of the ...
 Iran Daily3 days ago
Obama Ends Visa-free Path for Cubans Who Enter the US
President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the wet foot, dry foot policy is effective immediately.
 Nigeria Today.ng3 days ago
Obama Ends 20-Year-Old Immigration Policy For Cuban Migrants
:42 View Comments WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents, a significant step towards ...
 Malaysian Digest3 days ago
The Nation Pakistan
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON:US President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba ...
 The Nation Pakistan3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The end of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy, which allowed any Cuban who reached U.S. soil to stay but returned any picked up at sea, is effective immediately. Cuban officials had sought the change for years. Newsfeed Round 5 of Andranik ...
 Panorama.am3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding ...
 Yahoo! Autos3 days ago
Obama ends 20-year-old immigration policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents after a year, a significant step towards normalising relations with its ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S. immigration policy. The end of ...
 Egypt Independent3 days ago
Obama Ends 20-Year-Old Immigration Policy For Cuban Migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents after a year, a significant step towards normalising relations ...
 Outlook India3 days ago
Obama ends 20-year-old immigration policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents after a year, a significant step towards normalising relations with its ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing ...
 Manila Times3 days ago
Obama Ends Decades-Old Policy for Cuban Migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist ...
 Naharnet3 days ago
Obama ends visa-free policy for Cubans who land on U.S. soil
The decision follows months of negotiations focused in part on getting Cuba to agree to take back people who had arrived in the U.S. A boy wears the U.S. colours in Havana, Cuba, January 12, 2017. (REUTERS/Stringer) President Barack Obama announced ...
 Christian Science Monitor3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
Scraps rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba and reaching American territory a fast track to permanent resident status Washington: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived ...
 Gulf News3 days ago
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
US President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective ...
 SINA3 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Obama administration ends special immigration...
The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. The end of the ...
 Dotemirates.com3 days ago
Arabstoday.net
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba and ...
 Arabstoday.net3 days ago
XinMsn
Obama ends special immigration policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist ...
 XinMsn3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
(TAP) - The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S. immigration policy. The ...
 Tunis Afrique Presse News Agency3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama on Jan 12 ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on U.S. soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those ...
 Turkish Daily3 days ago
catchnews.com
Obama ends 20-year-old 'wet foot, dry foot' immigration policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach US soil illegally to stay and become legal residents, a significant step towards normalising relations with its former Cold War ...
 catchnews.com3 days ago
National News Agency Lebanon
Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cuban immigrants
Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cuban immigrants Fri 13 Jan 2017 at 08:58 NNA - President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior ...
 National News Agency Lebanon3 days ago
Obama ends 20-year-old immigration policy for Cuban migrants
World Posted at: Jan 13, 2017, 1:35 PM; last updated: Jan 13, 2017, 1:35 PM (IST) Also in this section US President Barack Obama. —AFP Washington, January 13 US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry ...
 Chandigarh Tribune3 days ago
Obama ends 20-year-old immigration policy for Cuban migrants
By Lalit K Jha Washington, Jan 13 (PTI) US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reach US soil illegally to to stay and become legal residents, a significant step ...
 Press Trust of India3 days ago
Obama ends special immigration policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba ...
 France243 days ago
Emirates247
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba ...
 Emirates2473 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON (AFP) - US President Barack Obama on Thursday (Jan 12) ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing ...
 Straits Times3 days ago
Today.ng
Obama ends special immigration policy for Cubans
Advertisement The US administration has repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the country, whether or not they had visas, ending a long-standing exception to US immigration policy. The end of ...
 Today.ng3 days ago
Irish Examiner
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans reaching US soil
Barack Obama is ending a long-standing immigration policy that allows any Cuban who reaches US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The US president's repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately and follows months of ...
 Irish Examiner3 days ago
Breaking News.ie
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans reaching US soil
Barack Obama is ending a long-standing immigration policy that allows any Cuban who reaches US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The US president's repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately and follows months of ...
 Breaking News.ie3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. The end of ...
 Dhaka Tribune3 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migra...
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba ...
 Dotemirates.com3 days ago
Citizen.co.za
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist ...
 Citizen.co.za3 days ago
My Sinchew
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
By Washington (AFP) -- US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those ...
 My Sinchew3 days ago
Obama ends 20-year-old policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON : US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old wet foot, dry foot policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. The move, coming in the last days of the Obama ...
 Daily Excelsior.com3 days ago
Barack Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration has repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. Key points: The "wet ...
 ABC Online3 days ago
Obama announces end to 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
US President Barack Obama has ended a longstanding immigration policy that extends automatic residency to Cubans arriving in the country without visas. The wet foot, dry foot policy was designed for a different era, Obama announced in a statement ...
 RINF.com3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist ...
 Pakistan Today3 days ago
Obama ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The US administration has repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the country, whether or not they had visas, ending a long-standing exception to US immigration policy. The end of the "wet foot, dry ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland3 days ago
Al Jazeera
Obama ends special immigration policy for Cubans
President ends decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil illegally to stay. The US administration has repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the country, whether or not they ...
 Al Jazeera3 days ago
AFP
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
AFP/File / JIM WATSON US President Barack Obama has scrapped rules dating back to the 1960s which allowed those fleeing communist Cuba a fast track to US citizenship US President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants ...
 AFP3 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Barack Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' immigr...
The Obama administration has repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. The end of the "wet ...
 Dotemirates.com3 days ago
DNA India
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States (US), whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. The end ...
 DNA India3 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
There are around 1.8 millio­n Cuban-Americ­ans today, includ­ing two Republ­ican 2016 presid­ential candid­ates WASHINGTON, DC: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived ...
 The Express Tribune3 days ago
Press TV
Obama announces end to 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
Cuban President Raul Castro (R) raises US President Barack Obama's hand during a meeting at the Revolution Palace in Havana on March 21, 2016. (Photo by AFP) US President Barack Obama has ended a longstanding immigration policy that extends ...
 Press TV3 days ago
Outlook India
Obama Ends 20-Year-Old 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Policy For Cuban Migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. The move, coming in the last days of the Obama administration, is ...
 Outlook India3 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
Washington: The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration ...
 Firstpost.com4 days ago
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
Viet Nam News WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules ...
 Viet Nam News4 days ago
Eye Witness News
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The end of the 'wet foot, dry foot' policy is effective immediately. The Obama administration on Thursday repealed a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ...
 Eye Witness News4 days ago
Obama Ends the Longstanding Visa-Free Policy for Cubans Landing on U.S. Soil
President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately.
 Fortune4 days ago
Philippine Daily Inquirer
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
WASHINGTON --- President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective ...
 Philippine Daily Inquirer4 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S. immigration ...
 VietNamNet Bridge4 days ago
TheWeek
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy. ...
 TheWeek4 days ago
NDTV
Obama Administration Ends Special Immigration Policy For Cubans
Washington: The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US ...
 NDTV4 days ago
MSN Canada
Obama scrapping 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
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Times of India
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
WASHINGTON: The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S.
 Times of India4 days ago
Moneycontrol.com
Obama ends 20-year-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry ...
 Moneycontrol.com4 days ago
Arabstoday.net
Obama ends US open door policy for Cubans
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, ...
 Arabstoday.net4 days ago
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is ...
 China Daily Asia4 days ago
Interaksyon
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
InterAksyon.com The online news portal of TV5 WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had ...
 Interaksyon4 days ago
The Malaysian Times
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
WASHINGTON, Jan 13 : The Obama administration on Thursday (Jan 12) announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding ...
 The Malaysian Times4 days ago
The Sun Daily
Obama ends decades old open door policy for Cuban migrants
WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving the White ...
 The Sun Daily4 days ago
Breitbart.com
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Washington (AFP) US President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER In one of his final acts before leaving ...
 Breitbart.com4 days ago
Obama Administration Ends Special Immigration Policy For Cubans
:33 View Comments Pic: Reuters The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 Malaysian Digest4 days ago
MSN News US
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective ...
 MSN News US4 days ago
Obama Ends Visa-free Path for Cubans Who Make It to US Soil
President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot'' policy is effective immediately.
 KunMail.com4 days ago
Digital Journal
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, ...
 Digital Journal4 days ago
Yahoo! UK and Ireland
Obama ends decades-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama ended a decades-old policy that allowed Cuban migrants who arrived illegally on US soil to stay. In one of his final acts before leaving the White House, he scrapped rules allowing those fleeing communist Cuba and ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland4 days ago
Dotemirates.com
Barack Obama Ends Decades Old Open Door Polic...
Washington: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving the White ...
 Dotemirates.com4 days ago
NDTV
Barack Obama Ends Decades Old Open Door Policy For Cuban Migrants
Barack Obama ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants. Washington: US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other ...
 NDTV4 days ago
CBC
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to U.S. soil
'We are treating Cuban migrants the same way we treat migrants from other countries,' Obama says U.S. President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay ...
 CBC4 days ago
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans reaching US soil
Barack Obama is ending a long-standing immigration policy that allows any Cuban who reaches US soil to stay and become a legal resident. Barack Obama is ending a long-standing immigration policy that allows any Cuban who reaches US soil to stay and ...
 Irish Independent4 days ago
Swiss Info
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 Swiss Info4 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 Metro.us4 days ago
680 News
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the wet foot, dry foot policy is effective ...
 680 News4 days ago
Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
The Obama administration announced Thursday an end tothe 20-year-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach U.S. soil tobecome legal permanent residents after one year. President Obama issued a statement Thursday ...
 USA Today4 days ago
570News
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the wet foot, dry foot policy is effective ...
 570News4 days ago
Obama Ends Visa-free Path for Cubans Who Make It to US Soil
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot'' policy is ...
 VOA News4 days ago
Obama ends 20-year-old policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old "wet foot, dry foot" policy that allows most Cuban migrants who reach US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year. The move, coming in the last days of the Obama administration, is seen as a ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
News 1130
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the wet foot, dry foot policy is effective ...
 News 11304 days ago
660 News
Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to US soil
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the wet foot, dry foot policy is effective ...
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Obama Ends Visa-Free Path for Cubans Who Make It to US Soil
announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately. The decision follows ...
 ABC News4 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to ...
 The Fiscal Times4 days ago
Obama ends US open door policy for Cubans
Rule dating back to 1960s allowed those fleeing Cuba fast track to US citizenship Cuban migrants wait to depart from Panama City to Ciudad Juarez, in northern Mexico along the US border on May 10, 2016. Washington: US President Barack Obama on ...
 Gulf News4 days ago
Free Malaysia Today
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
The end of the 'wet foot, dry foot' policy, which allowed any Cuban who reached US soil to stay but returned any picked up at sea, is effective immediately. WASHINGTON: The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure ...
 Free Malaysia Today4 days ago
Obama ends decades old open door policy for Cuban migrants
Washington - US President Barack Obama on Thursday (Jan 12) ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. In one of his final acts before leaving ...
 Asiaone4 days ago
Obama ends special immigration policy for Cubans
A man wearing the U.S. colours walks in downtown Havana, Cuba, January 11, 2017. — Reuters pic WASHINGTON, Jan 13 —US President Barack Obama yesterday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar ...
 Malay Mail4 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S.
 Today Online4 days ago
Channel NewsAsia
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
WASHINGTON: The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to U.S.
 Channel NewsAsia4 days ago
UPI
'Wet foot, dry foot' Cuba immigration policy shelved by Obama administration
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama has put an end to an old immigration policy that allowed all Cuban refugees who could physically reach U.S. shores to stay. Obama said the so-called "Wet ...
 UPI4 days ago
SRN News
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 SRN News4 days ago
Investing.com
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
. U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he arrives to deliver a speech at the Gran Teatro in Havana, Cuba By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency ...
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Reuters India
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to ...
 Reuters India4 days ago
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 Yahoo! News4 days ago
Reuters UK
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to ...
 Reuters UK4 days ago
Yahoo! India
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 Yahoo! India4 days ago
Yahoo! UK and Ireland
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for Cubans
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland4 days ago
Obama ends decades old open door policy for Cuban migrants
US President Barack Obama has ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. Source: AFP 13 Jan 2017 - 9:58 AM UPDATED3MINSAGO In one of ...
 World News Australia4 days ago
Breitbart.com
Obama ends decades old open door policy for Cuban migrants
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Washington (AFP) US President Barack Obama on Thursday ended a five-decade-old open door policy for Cuba migrants, who will now face similar residency restrictions to other citizens from Latin America. SIGN UP FOR ...
 Breitbart.com4 days ago
Obama Ends Wet Foot, Dry Foot Policy Toward Cuba
A congressional staffer confirmed Obama's plan Thursday afterbeing briefed bythe administration, although they were not authorized todiscuss the decision publicly. Usually Cuban immigrants who arrive inthe US are allowed tostay, butthe end of wet ...
 Sputnik4 days ago
Obama Making Changes to Cuban Immigration Policy
President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior administration official said Thursday. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is ...
 Atkinson County Citizen4 days ago
Obama making changes to Cuban immigration policy
President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident, a senior administration official has said. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
A repeal of America's "wet foot, dry foot" policy on Cubans who make it to the US follows months of negotiations. Source: AAP 13 Jan 2017 - 9:58 AM UPDATED3MINSAGO President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that ...
 Special Broadcasting Service4 days ago
Yahoo!Xtra
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
, 11:44 am US President Barack Obama has repealed America's "wet foot, dry foot" residency policy for Cubans. President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and ...
 Yahoo!Xtra4 days ago
GWN7 - Yahoo7
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately, a senior administration ...
 GWN7 - Yahoo74 days ago
Yahoo! News Australia
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
, 9:44 am President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately, a senior ...
 Yahoo! News Australia4 days ago
Obama making changes to Cuban immigration policy
(Before It's News) A multi-partisan activist group established to expose and resist US imperialism, corpora-terrorism, and the New World Order | 12 Jan 2017 | [ In a purely ideological policy move ] President Barack Obama is ending a ...
 Before It's News4 days ago
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately, a senior administration ...
 Daily Telegraph Australia4 days ago
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
President Barack Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately, a senior administration ...
 Northern Territory News4 days ago
Obama making changes to Cuban policy
The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately, a senior administration official said on Thursday. The decision follows months of negotiations focused in part on getting Cuba to agree to take back people who had arrived in ...
 Weekly Times Now4 days ago

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