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Obama-Castro handshake

Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 00:46

The presidents of the U.S. and Cuba shake hands in a symbolically-charged gesture at a summit in Panama. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro shook hands on Friday at a summit in Panama, a symbolically charged gesture as the pair seek to restore ties between two Cold War foes. "At the Summit of the Americas this evening, President Obama and President Castro greeted each other and shook hands," said Bernadette Meehan, National Security Council Spokesperson. A White House official said however the pair did not have a substantive conversation. The two were expected to meet on Saturday.

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Obama-Castro handshake

Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 00:46