New York, 13 November 2017.During the general debate of the General Assembly plenary under Item 11: "Building a peaceful and better world through sport and the Olympic ideal", the Permanent Deputy Representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Ambassador Ana Silvia Rodríguez Abascal, reiterated the permanent support of Cuba for the efforts of the international community to promote sport as a means for advancing development, peace and so
New York, November 10, 2017.In her statement on Topic 89 of the plenary meeting of the UN General Assembly, Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Cuban representative, Ambassador Ileidis L.Valiente Díaz, Head of the Department of Economic Affairs of the General Division for Multilateral Affairs and International Law of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, recognized the significant contribution of the International A
Today, November 8, the Departments of State, the Treasury and Commerce issued new provisions and regulations to implement the measures aimed at strengthening the blockade on Cuba announced on the past June 6, by President Trump and included in the executive order entitled “National Security Presidential Memorandum on Strengthening the Policy of the United States Toward Cuba”, which established the policy of his government towards our country.
These provisions and regulations that will enter into force as from tomorrow November 9, are contained in three documents:
New York, November 6, 2017.In his statement at the United Nations General Debate of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee, on Item 53 "United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East", Ambassador Humberto Rivero Rosario, Cuban representative to the international organization, recognized the untiring efforts made by the Agency’s staff to give the necessary assistance to Palestine refugees,
New York, November 2, 2017.In his statement at the General Debate of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee, on Item 52 "Effects of Atomic Radiation", Cuban representative, Ambassador Humberto Rivero Rosario, recognized that 72 years after the atrocious attack on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the danger of nuclear weapons is still latent and threatens to destroy the human species.