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The two nations resumed diplomatic relations on Monday.

Sarah Begley / Time.com
July 21, 2015

The Cuban embassy in Washington, D.C. reopened for the first time in half a century on Monday, and some people were so excited they were literally dancing in the streets.

The festivities were documented on social media, where people shared photos and videos of singing and dancing outside the embassy:

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Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Havana in August to for a flag-raising ceremony at the American embassy there; no word yet on whether he will sing and dance.

This story originally appeared on Time.com

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