New York, 24 September 2020. Donald Trump, President of the United States, announced new measures to tighten the blockade against Cuba during an event “honoring” the mercenaries of the botched Bay of Pigs invasion, on 23 September 2020. These measures, already put into force by the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), are the following:
New York, 22 September 2020. The President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, etched the pacifist nature of Cuba by referring to the country´s position on several conflicts and topics in the international order, during his speech at the General Debate of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
New York, 22 September 2020. The US government does not hide its intention to apply new and harsher aggressive measures against Cuba in the coming months. We declare one more, to the international community that our people, proud of its history and committed to the ideals and the work of the Revolution, will know how to resist and overcome, the President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, vigorously stated at the General Debate of the 75th Regular Session of the United Nations General Assembly.