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U.S. delegation condemns expulsion of Cuban diplomats

A 62-member U.S. delegation in Cuba as part of the “In the Footsteps of Che” International Brigade issued the following statement on Oct. 4: We strongly condemn the decision of the United States government to expel 15 Cuban diplomats from … Continue reading

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Mexicans and Cubans Condemn Unjust U.S. Blockade

Mexico, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The Association of Cuban Residents in Mexico, the Mexican Solidarity Movement (MMSC) and the Cuban Embassy in this country on Sunday condemned the unjust U.S. blockade of Cuba and the new threats by President Donald … Continue reading

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Cuba Health System Seriously Damaged by US Blockade

From April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017 the estimated economic damages to the Cuban health system due to the U.S. blockade surpassed $87 million USD Doctors and medicine students denounced this during the public hearing of the Health and … Continue reading

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Cuba publishes annual report on blockade damages

Oct 13.- Almost 60 years after its implementation, the United States blockade policy against the Cuban people is intensifying, in a context of heightened tensions impacting on the progress achieved by the two countries in the diplomatic sphere. This is … Continue reading

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U.S. Economic Pressures Affect Tourism to Cuba

Havana, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban report to the United Nations General Assembly on the U.S. economic and commercial barriers against the island dedicates one chapter to how they affect tourism, recall today experts. Economists consider this Friday that … Continue reading

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Cuba to Denounce Reinforcement of US Blockade at UN

Radio Havana Cuba | Oct 13, 2017 |Some of the most affected sectors are education, healthcare, sports, culture, industrial development, information technology and telecommunications Almost 60 years after the implementation of the US blockade against Cuba, the hostile policy is … Continue reading

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Cuban Parliament Reiterates Condemnation against US Economic Blockade

Havana, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Parliament reiterated its condemnation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States for half a century on the Caribbean island. A statement from the International Relations Committee of the … Continue reading

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Cuba Shows at UN Application of US Blockade

United Nations, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has demonstrated with concrete cases today the application of the U.S. economic, commercial and financial blockade against it, and the extraterritorial scope of the unilateral measures that comprise it. The Cuban Permanent Mission … Continue reading

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Bogota, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) The Colombian Movement of Solidarity with Cuba (MCSC) deplored today the decision taken by US President Donald Trump to cut the Cuban diplomatic staff in Washington, based on unfounded grounds that represent a step backward … Continue reading

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US blockade cost Cuban agriculture over 260 million dollars in 1 year

From April 2016 to March last, the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba caused economic damages to the agricultural sector amounting to more than 260 million dollars. Juan José León, the main specialist in … Continue reading

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