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Easing Path Out of Country, Cuba Is Dropping Exit Visas
NY Times ^ | October 16, 2012

Posted on 10/17/2012 3:50:25 AM PDT by nuconvert

In a country of limits, it is the restriction that many Cubans hate the most: the exit visa that the government requires for travel abroad, discouraging all but the favored or fortunate from leaving the island.

Now that bureaucratic barrier is on its way out. The Cuban government announced on Tuesday that it would terminate the exit visa requirement by Jan. 14, possibly letting many more Cubans depart for vacations, or forever, with only a passport and a visa from the country where they plan to go.

(Excerpt) Read more at nytimes.com ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: cuba; exitvisas

1 posted on 10/17/2012 3:50:29 AM PDT by nuconvert
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To: nuconvert

Cuba exporting people again. Welcome to Forida.


2 posted on 10/17/2012 3:53:03 AM PDT by Broker (November... VICTORY or DEATH!!)
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To: nuconvert

Look out, Miami-Dade ....

Chain migration commencing in 3-2-1 ....

Just in time to substitue castrocare for obamacare


3 posted on 10/17/2012 3:55:01 AM PDT by silverleaf (Age Takes a Toll: Please Have Exact Change)
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To: silverleaf

I see it as a positive sign that Raul must cut out some more dependents because they cannot afford to keep them. Pretty soon, Raul will be exporting himself and all those Cubans living in South Florida can go back and bring their once proud tourist destination back to life again.

I see it as they know Obama is done and along with it, any chance of holding onto their little communist utopia. Now all they are doing is trying to stop the internal bleeding.


4 posted on 10/17/2012 4:27:25 AM PDT by mazda77 ("Defeating the Totalitarian Lie" By: Hilmar von Campe. Everybody should read it.)
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