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The US and Cuba announce moves to normalise relations in a major policy shift, following the release by Cuba of US contractor Alan Gross.


Posters for The Interview at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Los Angeles. 17 Dec 2014Sony cancels The Interview release

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