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Cuba Won’t Negotiate Trump’s New Policy

At a Monday news conference, the nation’s foreign minister called the latest deal “a grotesque spectacle straight from the Cold War.” Speaking at a news conference in Vienna, Austria, on Monday, Cuba’s foreign minister, Bruno Rodriguez, said his nation was … Continue reading

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Summit Criticizes Trump for Anti-immigrant Policies and Against Cuba

Tiquipaya, Bolivia, June 21 (Prensa Latina) The World People´s Summit, which ends on Wednesday in this city, has strongly criticized US President Donald Trump´s anti-immigrant policies and his decision to reverse agreements reached with Cuba. ‘I do believe this is … Continue reading

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McGovern: Trump Cuba Policy Hurts American Businesses, Weakens U.S. Leadership on World Stage

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA), a senior House Democrat and leading voice on U.S.-Cuba policy, released the following statement on the U.S.-Cuba policy changes expected to be announced by President Trump. “Americans are ready for a 21st … Continue reading

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Cuba denounces continuation of blockade at UN

On June 13, Cuba denounced the continuation of the United States economic, commercial, financial blockade and its extraterritorial reach On June 13, Cuba denounced the continuation of the United States economic, commercial, financial blockade and its extraterritorial reach, an example … Continue reading

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Helena commission urges Congress to end Cuba embargo

The Helena City Commission agreed on a split vote to endorse a resolution urging Congress to normalize relations with Cuba. The resolution, proposed by Commissioner Robert Farris-Olsen, passed with Commissioner Dan Ellison dissenting and Commissioner Ed Noonan absent. According to … Continue reading

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Another foreign company gets fined due to US blockade of Cuba

HAVANA, Cuba, Jun 9 (ACN) The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) fined the American Honda Finance Corporation (AHFC) 87,255 US dollars for violating US regulations that are part of the blockade against Cuba. According to a document … Continue reading

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Senators introduce legislation to end Cuba embargo

Legislative Watch: Legislation introduced to end U.S.-Cuba legal barriers; Senators oppose rural development cuts; FSA committee nominations opening; hot dog season has begun. A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators have introduced legislation, “Freedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2016,” … Continue reading

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Cuba Hosts Global Renewable Energy Forum

Havana, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Experts from some 20 countries are participating here from today to June 2nd at the Ninth International Conference on Renewable Energy, Energy Saving and Energy Education, CIER 2017, in which the main progress in the … Continue reading

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Cuba Announces Poster Contest # NoMásBloqueo

Wtitten by PL – May 10, 2017 — Cuba’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Minrex) and the National Design Office (ONDI) launched today a call to the NoMásBloqueo poster competition as a platform to join the call for a cease of … Continue reading

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Cuba Thanks Centro Sur Support against US Blockade

Geneva, Apr 10.- Cuba has thanked the organization Centro Sur for its constant support in the fight against the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against this Caribbean nation. During the 18th meeting of the Centro … Continue reading

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