For the 22nd consecutive annual vote, the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly condemned Washington's blockade of Cuba.Continue reading
The U.S. blockade against Cuba violates the principle of international law and the UN Charter on sovereign equality among countries, denounced Venezuela's permanent representative in United Nations, Samuel Moncada.Continue reading
Guantanamo. – A group of students and professors from Guantanamo who have developed investigations in the educational field were shortlisted to share their experiences in the Ninth International Conference "University 2014" scheduled from next February in Havana. Continue reading
Cuban President Raúl Castro headed a Council of Ministers meeting that focused on vital issues for the Cuban economy.
* Official Note on the Process of Monetary Unification in Cuba
The Twelfth General Assembly of the Confederation of Parliamentarians of the Americas passed a resolution in Brasilia condenming the over-50-year U.S. blockade of Cuba.Continue reading
Speaking at the UN General Assembly, leaders from more than 40 countries and all five continents urged an end to the U.S. blockade of Cuba, describing it as genocidal, illegal, and a Cold War relic.Continue reading
His Excellency Taur Matan Ruak, President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, is due to arrive in Cuba on Thursday evening on an official visit, government sources said.Continue reading
Heads of State and Government from Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, and Asia demanded in the UN General Assembly to lift the U.S. blockade against Cuba. Bolivian President Evo Morales described as "the worst genocide" the economic, trade and financial restrictions imposed by Washington for more than 50 years.Continue reading
Hundreds of people gathered in front of the U.S. Embassy in London to demand freedom for the Cuban Five, diplomatic sources said. Speaking at the vigil, 25 political and union leaders demanded freedom for the Cuban Five, who were tried and sentenced in the United States for alerting their country to terrorist plans.Continue reading
The U.S. State Department has been ordered to produce records related to the case of the Cuban Five.
*In Cyprus, AKEL Demands Freedom for the Cuban Five
*The Campaign for the Release of the Cuban 5 now at Bookstores
The Cuban Five, held in U.S. prisons for the last 15 years, sent messages of hope to their supporters, encouraging the fight to free four of the men who have yet to be released.Continue reading