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.
Georgetown, October 11, 2017. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, and Second Vice-President, Carl Barrington Greenidge, received at the Foreign Ministry headquarters Cuban Ambassador Julio César González Marchante, where they discussed issues of common interest to both nations.
President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Brigadier David Arthur Granger.
Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo.
Members of the Government, Parliament and other Institutions.
Members of the Diplomatic Corps.
Members of the Solidarity Movement with Cuba in Guyana, Members of the Association of Cuban Residents.
Members of the Cuban State Mission.
Members of the Media.
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”, June 2017
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