Dozens of dignitaries attended a flag raising ceremony at the newly inaugurated Cuban Embassy in Washington in the United States.
The flag was raised for the first time in over fifty four years over a mansion that will again serve as Havana’s embassy in Washington.
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Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Cuba Friday on a historic visit to raise the American flag over the newly reopened US embassy, cementing Washington’s rapprochement with Havana.
The whirlwind one-day trip is the first visit to the communist island by a US secretary of state since 1945.
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