[url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/8232907.stm][color=red]End immoral Cuba embargo, U.S. told[/color][/url]
The US should lift sanctions on Cuba as a prelude to dropping its "immoral" trade embargo against the island, Amnesty International has urged.
US President Barack [b]Obama has until 14 September[/b] to decide whether or not to extend the Trading with the Enemy Act, which imposes sanctions on Cuba.
The embargo is preventing Cubans from accessing life-saving medicine, says Amnesty Secretary General Irene Khan. [...]
The Cuban government, now led by Mr Castro's brother Raul, has said it is willing to enter negotiations with Washington, but will not make any unilateral concessions.