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US, Cuba, Mexico Sign Maritime Treaties
The United States and Cuba have signed a treaty on maritime boundaries in the eastern part of the Gulf of Mexico.
A State Department statement said the pact covers the only water boundary not under a previous deal between the two countries.
The treaty will have to be approved by the U.S. Senate before it can take effect.
Cuba also signed a similar treaty with Mexico to sort out claims in the same part of the Gulf of Mexico.
The three countries had discussed the boundaries since...