Trump Puts Obama's Cuba Opening In Crosshairs

Law360, New York (June 15, 2017, 9:03 PM EDT) -- President Donald Trump is preparing to tighten restrictions on travel and trade with Cuba, taking aim at a vigorous liberalization effort put in place by President Barack Obama, senior White House officials announced Thursday.

Under the terms of a presidential policy directive slated to be issued on Friday, Trump will call for an effective ban of individual tourist travel to Cuba, as well as a blanket prohibition on U.S. companies conducting any business with entities controlled by the island nation’s expansive military apparatus.

Officials briefing reporters...
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