Cuba in Finland

President of Finland receives Credentials from the new Ambassador of Cuba

Helsinki, November 28th, 2017. The President of the Republic of Finland, His Excellency Sauli Niinistö, received on Tuesday, in a solemn audience held at the Presidential Palace, the new Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba, Mr. Eduardo Lazo Pérez, who presented the Letters of Credence that accredit him in those functions.

New Victory of Cuba in the United Nations against US blockade

CUBA, November 1st, 2017.- The Cuban resolution ¨Necessity of putting an end to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba¨ was widely supported in the United Nations this Wednesday, obtaining  191 votes in favor, 2 against (USA and Israel) and 0 abstentions.

The international community represented in the framework of the 72 session of the United Nations General Assembly strongly rejected the unjust and inhuman policy applied by the United States against Cuba for almost six decades.

U.S. Blockade of Cuba Is Approaching a Resounding Defeat

UNITED NATIONS, October 30, 2017.- The United States blockade of Cuba has generated such international condemnation that there are no doubts about the result of Wednesday''s voting on a new draft resolution to demand its end at the United Nations General Assembly.