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Thu, 2005-12-22

MLB reapplies to the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control to allow Cuba to participate in the World Baseball Classic. after Fidel Castro says his country will donate any money earned from its participation to victims of Hurricane Katrina. U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control had denied an earlier request  due possibility of financial gain by the island country,

 

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