Cuba in UN

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba: The US State Department uses the granting of visas to affect diplomatic relations with Cuba.

During the past few months, the US State Department has been concocting a new pretext to affect bilateral diplomatic relations, associated to the granting of the diplomatic and official visas required by the staff of the respective embassies in Washington and Havana to perform their duties.  The maneuver consists in claiming that Cuba is hindering the granting of visas for designated officials at the US embassy in Cuba, which allegedly hinders the work of that diplomatic mission.

Cuba shares health care system experience at a United Nations event on South-South Cooperation.

New York, November 27, 2018. The Director of International Relations of the Ministry of Public Health of Cuba (MINSAP, Spanish abbreviation), Dr. Néstor Marimón, attended as a panelist, the event organized by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on the role of South-South Cooperation in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals for children. The event took place within the framework of the Global South-South Development Expo (GSSD Expo) which is held at the United Nations between November 28 and 30.

The Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations pays tribute to Fidel, undisputed revolutionary leader of universal stature.

New York, November 21, 2018. The Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations paid tribute this evening to the immortal figure of Fidel Castro Ruz, Historical Leader of the Cuban Revolution, who died on November 25, 2016, at age 90. It was a simple but profound and full of love ceremony attended also by members of the solidarity movement with Cuba in this city.