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** FILE ** A handcuffed detainee carries a workbook as he is escorted by guards after attending a "life skills" class in the high-security detention facility on Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba in March 2010. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

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In this photo taken Saturday Jan. 21, 2012, trainer Jo De Vrieze, of Belgium, instructs Andy Lopez in the ring during a championship tournament at the Rafael Trejos boxing gym in Old Havana, Cuba. Boxers in Cuba are beginning competition earlier with the addition of a new age category for 9- and 10-year-olds. Lopez is part of the pilot program in just Havana for now, but officials say it could be rolled out to the rest of the island, where 11-12 is currently the youngest level of competition. (AP Photo/Javier Galeano)

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Virginia Sama, whose brother Alejandro Moreno was a political prisoner in Cuba, sings along with other supporters of Cuban political prisoners outside Cafe Versailles in Miami on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, during their weekly candlelight vigil to remember current and past political prisoners under Castro. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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Virginia Sama, whose brother Alejandro Moreno was a political prisoner in Cuba, holds her candle as she joins other supporters of Cuban political prisoners gather outside Cafe Versailles in Miami on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, for their weekly candlelight vigil to remember current and past political prisoners under Castro. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** Military personnel inspect each occupied cell on a two-minute cycle at the Camp 5 maximum-security facility at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in October 2007. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

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Gladys Maya carries water to make soda for a sandwich shop set up in the front room of her family's small apartment in Rodas, Cienfuegos province, Cuba. The Maya family invested $1,000 in a waist-high refrigerator, countertop and oven for the takeout shop, one of many small businesses being established in rural areas since the start of Raul Castro's free-market reforms. (Associated Press)

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A man drives a horse and carriage in Old Havana, Cuba, on Nov. 3, 2011. (Associated Press)

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In this photo from March 8, 1977, Cuban leader Fidel Castro (left) sits with Col. Moammar Gadhafi in Tripoli. (Associated Press)

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Illustration: Cuba drilling by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

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Two customs officers speak in a Havana, Cuba, car lot. Cuba legalized the sale and purchase of automobiles for all citizens Wednesday. Under the law, buyers and sellers must each pay a 4 percent tax, and buyers must make a sworn declaration that the money used for the purchase was obtained legally. (Associated Press)

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U.S. swimmer Diana Nyad begins her swim from Cuba to Florida at the Hemingway Marina in Havana on Friday, Sept. 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Javier Galeano)

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This July 2009 photo from the Arabic-language website www.muslm.net shows a man it identifies as Khalid Shaikh Mohammed in detention at U.S. Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. (www.muslm.net via Associated Press)

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Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, captured in 2003, is one of five terrorism suspects held at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba facing military trials related to the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States. (Associated Press)

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Fidel Castro, seen in August, says he gave up leadership of Cuba's Communist Party and all other official positions five years ago. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Cuba's Fidel Castro delivers a speech during the 50th anniversary of the Committee for the Defense of the Revolution on Sept. 28, 2010, in Havana. Mr. Castro said on Tuesday, March 22, 2011, that he resigned five years ago from all his official positions, including head of Cuba's Communist Party, a position he was thought still to hold. (AP Photo/Javier Galeano, File)

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** FILE ** Judy Gross, wife of U.S. government contractor Alan Gross, and U.S. lawyer Peter J. Kahn arrive at the courthouse where Mr. Gross is on a trial accused of "acts against the integrity and independence" of Cuba, in Havana on Friday, March 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Javier Galeano)

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Cuban chef Inti Langaney prepares vegetarian food at the eco-restaurant El Romero in Pinar del Rio, Cuba, last month. Located in the Las Terrazas natural reserve about 50 miles east of Havana, El Romero goes beyond garden-variety vegetables, spinning forgotten and little-known plants into delectable dishes. (Associated Press)

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A woman walks by the National Library in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday Feb. 16, 2011. Cuba is in the middle of hosting the 20th edition of its' International Book Fair, which was inaugurated on Feb. 10. (AP Photo/Franklin Reyes)

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Human rights activists, wearing orange prison garb and black hoods to represent the prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, stand on Pennsylvania Avenue outside the White House on Friday to protest that the detention center has not been closed by President Obama. (Associated Press)

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Human rights activists, wearing orange prison garb and black hoods to represent the prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, stand on Pennsylvania Avenue outside the White House on Friday to protest that the detention center has not been closed down by President Obama. (Associated Press)