March 1, 2010 5:17 AM

Efforts to engage Cuba founder over death of dissident

The prolonged jailing of U.S. contractor Alan Gross also is preventing both the United States and Spain from pressing forward with efforts to better relations with Cuba. Hopes that the government of Raul Castro would be easier to deal with have been disappointed, say U.S. and European officials.

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