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and historic meeting and possibly a sign of things to come french president francois old sitting down with cuban counterpart raul castro on monday that makes him the first serving western leader to visit cuba in almost thirty years alone in havana for just a day the french leader calling for an end to the u. s. trade embargo on the island , during the visit he also spent an hour with former cuban president fidel castro frogs hoping to capitalize on cuba's opening to the west after washington said it would restore diplomatic ties alone was accompanied by a host of french business executives , now politicians hope all old trick presage is more such links and one day a visit by a u. s. leader but for business , cuba's opening has sparked a race to grab market share