"The presidentís decision to reward the Castro regime and
begin the path toward the normalization of relations with Cuba
is inexplicable," Rubio said in a statement.
The Florida Republican senator, who is Cuban-American, said he
would use his role as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations
Committee's Western Hemisphere subcommittee in the new Congress
to try to block the plan.
(Reporting by Patricia Zengerle; Editing by Doina Chiacu)
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