Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations Office at Geneva

#Cuba defends the need for a legally binding agreement on the prohibition of lethal autonomous weapons

STATEMENT H.E. MR. PEDRO LUIS PEDROSO CUESTA, AMBASSADOR, PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE REPUBLIC OF CUBA TO THE OFFICE OF THE UNITED NATIONS IN GENEVA AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN SWITZERLAND

Mr. Chairman:

First of all, I would like to welcome you and wish you success in carrying out your duties as Chairman of the Group of Governmental Experts. Cuba trusts that with your knowledge, experience and diplomatic skills you will be able to guide our work effectively towards the achievement of a successful outcome.

Bolivia: successful application of an economic, social, community and productive model

Statement by Mr. Pedro Luis Pedroso Cuesta, Cuban Ambassador, in the trade policy examination of the Plurinational State of Bolivia. November 14, 2017

Mr. Chairman,

We thank you for your introductory words and the speaker, Ambassador Francisco Lima, for the report presented.

We would like to extend a warm welcome to the high level delegation from La Paz, chaired by His Excellency Mr. Clarens Emdara, Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Integration of the brother Government of the Plurinational State of Bolivia.

Statement to the press by Josefina Vidal, Director General for US Affairs at Cuba's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the provisions and regulations issued by Departments of State, the Treasury and Commerce

 Today, November 8, the Departments of State, the Treasury and Commerce issued new provisions and regulations to implement the measures aimed at strengthening the blockade on Cuba announced on the past June 6, by President Trump and included in the executive order entitled “National Security Presidential Memorandum on Strengthening the Policy of the United States Toward Cuba”, which established the policy of his government towards our country.

CUBA’S vs BLOCKADE REPORT 2017

CUBA’S REPORT On Resolution 71/5 of the United Nations General Assembly entitled “Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba”

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