A Cuban honor guard on Monday prepared the Cuban flag for Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, center right, before he raised the Cuban flag over their new embassy in Washington, D.C. Cuba's blue, red and white-starred flag was hoisted at the country's embassy in Washington in a symbolic move signaling the start of a new post-Cold War era in U.S.-Cuba relations.
A Cuban honor guard on Monday prepared the Cuban flag for Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, center right, before he raised the Cuban flag over their new embassy in Washington, D.C. Cuba's blue, red and white-starred flag was hoisted at the country's embassy in Washington in a symbolic move signaling the start of a new post-Cold War era in U.S.-Cuba relations. Andrew Harnik The Associated Press
A Cuban honor guard on Monday prepared the Cuban flag for Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, center right, before he raised the Cuban flag over their new embassy in Washington, D.C. Cuba's blue, red and white-starred flag was hoisted at the country's embassy in Washington in a symbolic move signaling the start of a new post-Cold War era in U.S.-Cuba relations. Andrew Harnik The Associated Press

Flags symbolize change in America, Cuba

July 20, 2015 12:41 PM