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Obama Ending 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Policy for Cubans

All India Radio Friday, 13 January 2017
US President Barack Obama has ended a two-decade-old 'wet foot, dry foot' policy that allows only Cuban migrants who arrive in the US without a visa to become permanent residents. The move is likely to be one of the final foreign policy decisions of Obama's term and it terminates decades long policy that many argued amounted to preferential treatment for a single group of migrants.
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The Obama administration is ending the "wet foot, dry foot" policy that granted residency to Cubans who arrived in the United States without visas.

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