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Cuba’s achievements in spite of the economic blockade outlined in the UN

Cuba’s achievements in spite of the economic blockade outlined in the UN

Cuba’s achievements in spite of the economic blockade outlined in the UN

United Nations, Oct, 4th – On October 2, Cuba presented some of its achievements in education, health and social inclusion, and recalled that these have been attained despite the U.S. blockade against the island, in force for more than half a century. Continue reading

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Parlatino approves resolution against U.S. blockade of Cuba

Parlatino approves resolution against U.S. blockade of Cuba

Parlatino approves resolution against U.S. blockade of Cuba

Havana, June 29 – The Executive Board of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament (Parlatino) recently approved a resolution rejecting the U.S. President’s statements announcing plans to reinforce the economic, commercial, financial blockade imposed on Cuba by this country. Continue reading

ACP Group Passes in Brussels Resolution on Blockade Against Cuba

ACP Group Passes in Brussels Resolution on Blockade Against Cuba

ACP Group Passes in Brussels Resolution on Blockade Against Cuba

Brussels, May 10th – The Councils of Ministers of the Asia, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) has passed a resolution demanding the US economic, commercial and financial blockade on Cuba be lifted, diplomatic sources reported today. Continue reading

The Book Fair against the blockade

The Book Fair against the blockade

The Book Fair against the blockade

Cuba, Feb, 16th – Cuban children will round off activities as part of the 26th Havana International Book Fair by flying kites at the La Cabaña Fortress on Saturday, February 18, to demand an end to the U.S. blockade against Cuba and generate global awareness of the need to eliminate the aggressive policy, imposed on the island for over half a century. Continue reading

U.S. imposes more fines to enforce the blockade

U.S. imposes more fines to enforce the blockade

U.S. imposes more fines to enforce the blockade

Cuba, Jan 17th – On January 12 and 13, 2017, the U.S. Treasury Department imposed fines on the nonprofit organization Alliance for Responsible Cuba Policy (ARCP) and the Canadian bank Toronto Dominion (TD), for $10,000 and $955,750, respectively, for alleged violations of blockade regulations. Continue reading

Rejection at UN to Blockade on Cuba, A Uncomfortable Day for USA

Rejection at UN to Blockade on Cuba, A Uncomfortable Day for USA

Rejection at UN to Blockade on Cuba, A Uncomfortable Day for USA

United Nations, Oct 30  –  The United States lived yesterday a uncomfortable day at UN, when 188 of its 193 member countries demanded again the end of the blockade imposed to Cuba. Continue reading

Overwhelming Vote at UN General Assembly Rejects U.S. Blockade of Cuba

Overwhelming Vote at UN General Assembly Rejects U.S. Blockade of Cuba

Overwhelming Vote at UN General Assembly Rejects U.S. Blockade of Cuba

United Nations, October 29 — For the 22nd consecutive annual vote, the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly condemned Washington’s blockade of Cuba. Continue reading