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Cuba's President Fidel Castro, left, and Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez in Barinas, Venezuela, in 2000. The two formed a close partnership, which has continued with their successors. However, the prospect of normal ties between the U.S.-Cuba may also have an impact on relations between Cuba and Venezuela. Jose Goitia/AP hide caption

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A bus travels through downtown Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Meridith Kohut/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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