Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations Office at Geneva

US hostile rhetoric escalation

Statement by the Director General in charge of the United States, Carlos Fernández de Cossío

The Director General in charge of the United States Carlos Fernández de Cossío alerted that in recent months the US government has escalated its hostile rhetoric against Cuba.  “It makes use of reiterated statements from high level  officials  aimed at manufacturing pretexts that steer toward a climate of greater bilateral tension”, said the official.

Interactive Dialogue on adequate housing and the consequences of the external debt for the full enjoyment of all human rights.

PRESS RELEASE

Geneva, March 1, 2018. In his statement in the Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing and the Independent Expert on the consequences of the external debt for the full enjoyment of all human rights, in the 37th regular session of the Human Rights Council being held in Geneva, the Permanent Representative of Cuba, Ambassador Pedro L. Pedroso Cuesta, thanked both Rapporteurs for the presentation of their reports.

For #Cuba the promotion and protection of human rights continues to be a priority.

Speech by the  Ambassador Pedro Luis Pedroso Cuesta, the Permanent Representative of Cuba in Geneva, at the General Segment of the 37th regular session of the Human Rights Council.

Geneva, February 28, 2018.

                                                                                                                                         

Mr. President:

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