Minister of Food and Agriculture of Ghana receives Cuba´s ambassador

The Ambassador of Cuba, Pedro Luis Despaigne González, was received by the Minister of Food and Agriculture of Ghana and member of Parliament, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, in his office.

Dr. Afriyie Akoto, after highlighting the historical-cultural ties that unite Ghana and Cuba, explained the essential elements of the agricultural policy of the government of President Nana Akufo-Addo, and synthesized in the Program "planting for food and jobs". The Minister also expressed the interest of his government to strengthen cooperation with Cuba in the area of food production.

"We will persevere, with the consensus of our people and the patriotic commitment of the youngest" (+Video)

UNITED NATIONS. – Once again, for the 26th time before the United Nations, heard was Cuba's demand for the elimination of the U.S. economic, commercial, financial blockade, supported by 191 of the world's nations.

Before the General Assembly, Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla stated that the policy, which has been imposed for over 50 years by Washington, constitutes a flagrant, massive, and systematic violation of the human rights of Cubans.

New Victory of Cuba in the United Nations against US blockade

CUBA, November 1st, 2017.- 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.

Parliament of Jamaica adopts motion against the Blockade

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, October 31st, 2017. Hours before the historic voting at United Nations General Assembly against the United States blockade, the Parliament of Jamaica unanimously adopted a motion condemning the outdated policy that has a tremendous impact on the people of Cuba.

The motion, adopted for nine consecutive years now by the Jamaican legislators, condemns the “economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States” and refers that this policy continues to be “the main obstacle to the economic and social development of Cuba”.

Antonio Guerrero exhibition inaugurated in Christchurch

Christchurch, October 31st, 2017. – The watercolours exhibition “I will die the way I´ve lived” by Antonio Guerrero, one of The Cuban Five, was launched this Monday at the largest city of The South Island. Antonio was among a group of Cuban freedom fighters unjustly incarcerated in the US for more than a decade, as a result of a rigged and politically motivated trial.

Cuban Embassy in Jakarta Condemns the economic blockade against Cuba.

Unblock Cuba

Jakarta: Cuban Ambassador Nirsia Castro denounced the policy of economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the US on Cuba and reiterated the will of the Cuban people to stand strong without renouncing to any of their principles. Cuba will not cease in its claims for the lifting and total elimination of the criminal policy.