Ottawa, May 10, 2020 - Stéphane Bergeron, Member of Parliament and Foreign Affairs Critic for the Bloc Québécois Party, authorized the registration in the House of Commons of the petition of a Quebec citizen in favour of lifting the US blockade against Cuba.
The petition requests the government of Canada, through the Minister of Foreign Affairs, to demand the United States government to lift the blockade on Cuba.
Fundraising campaign launched from Canada to help Cuba fight COVID-19.
Ottawa, April 29, 2020 - The campaign, launched by the Canadian Network of solidarity with Cuba (Canadian Network on Cuba/CNC) to help the Caribbean island fight the COVID-19 pandemic, has already raised more than 25,000 Canadian dollars until this Wednesday.
His coordinator, Keith Ellis, professor emeritus of the University of Toronto, said that “so far there has been no new hurricane, no earthquake, no tornado affecting our dear Cuba.
With deep humanistic conviction, the government and people of Cuba offer the world, once again, the example of militant Solidarity at a time when the planet is facing the global pandemic of the new Coronavirus Sars Cov-2, Covid-19, which has already claimed the lives of more than 70 thousand people in the world in a very short time.