Since Cuba and the United States have had a long and difficult past, it is not a long shot to imagine there will be problems still unsolved from the lack of communication over the years. This is not necessarily a piece on human rights in Latin America, but within the article it details that because of the 6 billion dollar debt that has accumulated from Cuba and the debate of how Cuba will repay the debt. If Cuba does pay the debt this will help American companies that have suffered due to the broken ties in Cuba. Properties have also been lost when the embargo was put in place with Cuba. When the embargo took place, American’s lost income, but also if Cuba pays back all the debt it may affect the economy and the lives of people both in Cuba and the United States. Embassies are also being discussed to open in Cuba.