The Revolutionary Government of the Republic of Cuba repudiates, in the strongest terms, measures announced by the United States government on June 4, 2019, reinforcing the economic blockade imposed on Cuba for more than 60 years, at a cost to the Cuban economy that in 2018 exceeded 134 billion dollars at current prices, or 933 billion dollars, when considering the depreciation of the dollar as compared to the value of gold on the international market.As is known, this new escalation, effective June 5, further strengthens the stringent restrictions U.S. citizens face in order to travel to Cuba, and adds full prohibitions on travel by sea from the United States, of all types, and prohibits cruise ship stops in our country immediately.
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. May 16, 2019. Mr. Zagdjav Deleg, President of the Peace and Friendship Organization of Mongolia, presided over today's ceremony to commemorate the six decades since it was founded on December 9, 1958 this organization. With the presence of the Presidents of the Friendship and Peace Associations of the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China and the reading of messages of congratulations from other homologous organizations in the world, the celebration of these 60 years of work of the Mongolian organization.
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. May 13, 2019. Invited by Mrs. J. Tsolmon, President of the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences, the Cuban Ambassador Raúl Delgado Concepción had the opportunity to visit the high center of studies in which he also had the possibility to exchange with teachers and students.
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia May 11, 2019.- A group of young people belonging to this organization gave their voluntary contribution this Saturday to the Mongolian school that bears the name of the National Hero of Cuba, planting trees in the courtyard and gardens that institution. In coordination with the direction of the school and with the participation of students, teachers and families they participated in this initiative for the reforestation of the city and the fight against climate change.