Cuba and the US to sign agreement for direct regular flights
- Submitted by: Juana
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- Politics and Government
- 02 / 14 / 2016
The signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding for the establishment of direct regular flights between Cuba and the United States will take place on Tuesday, February 16, at Havana’s National Hotel.
Negotiators of the two countries reached an understanding on this issue and, after corresponding steps, the final document will be signed on Tuesday.
Josefina Vidal, director general of the U.S. Department of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs pointed out that a few months will still be necessary to concrete these regular direct flights, but that the signing of this Memorandum of Understanding is a positive step in the right direction.