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Travel Restrictions to Ease for Cubans But Limits Will Remain

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Customers shopping in Havana (Photo: Alberto Vaccaro/Flickr)

Cubans are pumped up about a big change coming on Monday.

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That's when a new law takes effect that allows most Cubans to travel without seeking special government permission but some restrictions will still remain.

Host Jeb Sharp speaks with independent Cuban journalist Miriam Leiva in Havana, a former member of the dissident group Ladies in White.