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Cuba Grants 7 Dissidents Permit to Travel Ahead of Obama Visit

The Cuban government has granted seven dissidents who are out of prison on parole one-time permission to travel outside the country in an apparent gesture to the United States ahead of a visit by President Barack Obama. Four others in the same category were not granted the permission for reasons not immediately clear, dissidents reported. U.S. critics of Obama's opening to Cuba have complained the president has received little in return for restoring diplomatic relations with the...

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