Cuba rejects the new sanctions announced by the government of the United Styates against seven Cuban companies. The fresh coercite measures are imposed despite the international call to lift the blockade on Cuba, particularly during the current pandemic COVID-19.
The Foreign Minister of Cuba denounced the move aimed to cause more damage to the Cuban economy and the life of its people.
Havana, June 1st, 2020. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba strongly rejects the inclusion of Cuba in the US State Department list of countries which are allegedly not cooperating fully with US efforts against terrorism.
All the arguments are including in the Cuban note that shows the political manipulation of facts by the US in the case of Colombia. At the same time, the Foreign Ministry of Cuba expressed its concern on the cover-up by the US of the terrorist attack against its Embassy in Washington.
Addis Ababa, May 25, 2020. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, H.E, Mr. Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla sent a congratulatory message to the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat on the occasion of Africa Day.
The letter expressed the bonds of friendship existing between Cuba and Africa and ratified the commitment of Cuba to continue expanding cooperation between both parties.
Addis Ababa, May 25, 2020. The Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Mr. Thomas Kwesi Quartey sent a congratulatory message to the cherished comrades of Cuba on the occasion of Africa Day.
The message indicated the starting point of the relations of Cuba with Africa during the transatlantic slave trade and acknowledged that later on that Cuba provided valuable assistance to the liberation movements in the continent for independence as well as cooperation in the health and education sectors.
Havana, May 12, 2020. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, H.E. Mr. Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla hold a press concference on the terrorist attack against the Cuban Embassy in Washington on April 30th.
The head of the Cuban diplomacy denounced the complicit silence of the US government on the attack. The action could be prevented with the information the US had on the matter.
Several US Senators and members of the Congress approached the Cuban Ambassador to condemn the terrorist attack against the Embassy