Obama in Argentina after Cuba milestone

US President Barack Obama (L) and Argentinian President Mauricio Macri meet at the Casa Rosada presidential palace in Buenos AiresFresh from his landmark trip to Cuba, US President Barack Obama traveled Wednesday on to Argentina, where four decades later resentment still simmers over Washington’s backing for its former dictatorship. After calling for freedom and democracy as he stood alongside Cuba’s communist leaders on the first leg of his regional visit, Obama touched down in another Latin American nation with a history of delicate relations with the United States. Obama, who hopes to remake the United States’ image in Latin America, met Argentina’s new free market-friendly President Mauricio Macri at the Casa Rosada presidential palace in Buenos Aires on Wednesday morning.

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