During Saturday's U.N. General Assembly session, Cuba's Minister of Foreign Affairs Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla slammed the U.S. administration's ongoing policies against the island nation and its close ally Venezuela.
UNITED NATIONS, New York, NY, Sept 28, 2019 - Several Caribbean heads of state spoke Friday afternoon at the 74th United Nations General Assembly taking place in New York this week, each of them came out in support of Venezuela and Cuba, and urged leaders to quickly mitigate climate change.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, September 24, 2019 - The Government of Cuba is once again protesting the six decades long economic embargo by the United States, that has cost the Cuban people, harm quantifiable at over US$922,630 million.
The United States has ordered the expulsion of two Cuban diplomats and restricted travel of the remaining members of Cuba's permanent mission to the United Nations as world leaders gather for as the UN's 74th General Assembly in New York.
Twitter on Wednesday blocked the accounts of the Cuban Communist party leader Raúl Castro, his daughter Mariela Castro as well as Cuba’s top state-run media outlets, a move the Cuban Union of Journalists denounced as “massive censorship”.
Despite the recent tightening of the U.S. economic blockade, Cuba’s economy is showing resilience and will not enter recession, instead will enjoy small growth over the coming year, according to forecasts published by ‘Economic Commission for Latin America and the Carribean’(CEPAL) one of the regions leading think tanks.
KINGSTON, Jamaica July 15, 2019 - The Jamaica Cuba Friendship Association has paid tribute to former ambassador to Cuba; former Director of Protocol in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Foreign Trade, and former Chief of State Protocol in the Office of the Prime Minister, Ambassador Elinor Felix, who died last week Sunday.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, June 14, 2019 - Even as the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) on Friday reaffirmed the great value it attaches to ties with Cuba, it reiterated its call for an immediate and unconditional end to the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States on Cuba.