1st - Disarmament and International Security

75 UNGA: Statement by Ambassador Pedro Luis Pedroso, Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations. Consideration of Item “Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)”. New York. 11 November 2020

Mr. Chairman,

We appreciate the presentation of the 2019 IAEA Annual Report and draft resolution A/75/L.9.

We wish to begin by acknowledging the efforts made by the Agency in support of its Member States in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. We highlight the leadership and organizational resilience of the Technical Secretariat in the midst of the pandemic. Cuba also recognizes and supports its important work and its contribution to peace and sustainable development.

Mr. Chairman,

75 UNGA: Statement by the delegation of the Republic of Cuba. Thematic debate on "Outer space". First Committee. New York, October 2020

Mr. Chairman,

The threat of an arms race in outer space, the continuous development and improvement of space weapons and the presence of war material in space undermine the realization of the peaceful aspirations of peoples, particularly the smallest countries, to benefit from the potential of space technologies for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda.

UNGA 75: Statement by the delegation of the Republic of Cuba. Thematic debate on “Other disarmament measures and international security”. First Committee. New York, October 2020

Mr. Chairman,

We share the goal of general and complete disarmament, in particular nuclear disarmament, as the highest priority in this area. We call for the implementation of other disarmament and international security measures.

 A renewed commitment is needed to make progress in multilaterally agreed, legally binding initiatives, to prohibit the militarization of outer space, cyberspace and lethal autonomous weapons; as well as to regulate military combat drones.

75 UNGA: Statement by Ambassador Ana Silvia Rodríguez Abascal, Deputy Permanent Representative and Chargé d´affaires a.i. of Cuba to the United Nations. General Debate. First Committee. New York, 12 October 2020.

Mr. Chairman,

We endorse the statement delivered by Indonesia on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.

We gather today, in an unprecedented international scenario, where the COVID-19 pandemic is a challenge posed to all, generating a crisis of several and devastating effects not only for health but also on economy, trade and our societies in general, while nuclear stockpile is being modernized and enlarged, under the pretext of concepts or military doctrines of defense and security, which continue to threaten humanity.

74 UNGA: Statement by the delegation of the Republic of Cuba. Thematic debate on "Outer space". First Committee. New York, 29 October 2019

Mr. Chairman,

My delegation associates itself with the statement delivered by Indonesia on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.

Cuba advocates the legitimate right of all States to have access to outer space on equal conditions and without discrimination and to benefit from cooperation in terms of training and transfer of space applications and technology. 

74 UNGA: Statement by Cuba. Thematic debate on “Other disarmament measures and international security”. First Committee. New York, 29 October 2019.

Mr. Chairman,

My delegation associates itself with the statement delivered by Indonesia on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.

We share the objective of the general and complete disarmament, in particular nuclear disarmament, as the top priority in this area. We must continue to call for the implementation of other international disarmament and security measures.

74 UNGA: Statement by the delegation of the Republic of Cuba at Thematic debate on nuclear weapons, First Committee. New York. 22 October 2019.

Mr. President:

We fully support the statement delivered by Indonesia on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.

Cuba reiterates that the achievement of nuclear disarmament is the highest priority in the area of disarmament.

74 UNGA: Statement delivered by the delegation of the Republic of Cuba at the Thematic Debate on “Other weapons of mass destruction”. First Committee. New York, 22 October, 2019.

Mr. Chairman,

Our delegation fully supports the statement delivered by Indonesia on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.

Cuba reiterates its support for the total and complete prohibition and elimination, in a transparent, verifiable and irreversible manner, of all weapons of mass destruction; the only absolute assurance to prevent the acquisition and use of such weapons, even by terrorists.

74 UNGA: Statement by Cuba to the United Nations. General Debate. First Committee. 74 UNGA. New York. 7 October 2019.

Mr. Chairman:

The delegation of Cuba is proud to see you presiding over the First Committee on behalf of the Group of Latin American and Caribbean States. In congratulating you and the members of the Bureau, I ratify our decision to work in a constructive manner for the success of the works.

We support the statement delivered by Indonesia on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.

Mr. Chairman,

73 UNGA: Statement by Cuba. Organizational Meeting. UNGA Open-Ended Group of governmental experts on breakthroughs in the field of information and telecommunications in the context of international security. New York, 3 June 2019.

Mr. President;

The delegation of Cuba congratulates you on your election and wishes you success in the discharge of your duties. You can count on our support and full cooperation.

Cuba welcomes the establishment of this Open-Ended Working Group of the General Assembly, in accordance with resolution 73/27 adopted last year and the commencement of its works.

We fully support the adoption of the provisional agenda and the rules of procedure of the Open-Ended Working Group.

Mr. President:

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