US, Cuba, Pakistan, UK, Iran, North Korea
December 17, 2014

In today's Brief: US resumes relations with Cuba; another victory for US child tobacco workers; keeping students and teachers in Pakistan safe; British abuses in Iraq; funding Iran's counter-narcotics operations; the death anniversary of the Supreme Leader

An earlier version of the Daily Brief on December 17 incorrectly stated that the US lifted its embargo against Cuba. Rather, the US resumed diplomatic relations with Cuba.

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