Today, Tuesday, 16 October 2018, the United States of America has once again sullied the name of the United Nations.
The United States, in another action of contempt for human rights and this Organization, has preferred to create absurd lies about Cuba rather than recognize and promote a campaign to redress its multiple human rights violations, both in its territory and in the rest of the world.
Jakarta, October 16, 2018. Today´s evening was inaugurated the Cuban Cinema Exhibition Jakarta 2018 "Cuban Revolution: 60 years of action without cut!" Organized by [ESAS] Empu Sendok Arts Station and the Embassy of Cuba, this presentation is among the activities that are being developed by the Cuban Mission to celebrate the National Culture Day on October 20 and the 60th Anniversary of the Triumph of the Revolution next January.
The U.S. Department of State issued a press release on 12 October, informing of the Government's intention to use the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Chamber of the United Nations to hold an event aimed at launching a Campaign called "Jailed for What?" against Cuba on Tuesday, 16 October 2018.
This action at the ECOSOC Chamber, a Major Organ of the Organization, seeks to tarnish the name of the United Nations in an act against a Member State, in contravention of the purposes and principles of the Charter.