Cuba in UN

Press Release: United Nations recognizes right to self-determination and independence of Puerto Rico.

New York, 18 June 2018. Today, the United Nations Committee on Decolonization adopted by consensus a decision concerning Puerto Rico. The text submitted by Cuba was also co-sponsored by Bolivia, Nicaragua, Venezuela, Syria, Russia and Antigua and Barbuda, the latter joining the text for the first time. This is the nineteenth consecutive occasion that the Decolonization Committee adopts a resolution on Puerto Rico by consensus.  

Press release: Cuba supports a just and definitive solution to the question of Western Sahara.

New York, June 11, 2018.At the session of the United Nations Committee on Decolonization, dedicated to the Question of Western Sahara, the Permanent Representative of Cuba, Ambassador Anayansi Rodríguez Camejo, reiterated the permanent support of the island for a just and definitive solution to the question of Western Sahara, in accordance with the relevant resolutions of the General Assembly and the Security Council of

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba: The United States accepts that they do not know the explanation, nature or cause of the health problems reported by its diplomats.

On May 29, 2018, the Embassy of the United States in Havana informed the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba that, on May 27, an official of that Embassy had reported health symptoms as a result of “undefined sounds” in her place of residence.

 Immediately, the Cuban Government gave top priority to the matter and officially requested the Diplomatic Mission of the United States that specialized medical doctors and investigators respectively, could interview said official.