New York, July 16, 2018. Rodrigo Malmierca Diaz, Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment of Cuba, in his capacity as President of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), today presented the report on the Second Meeting of the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) on Sustainable Development to the Ministerial segment of the United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.
New York, 12 July 2018.In her address to the Committee on Relations with the Host Country of the United Nations, Ms. Indira Guardia, Second Secretary of the Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations, expressed the island's concern about the continued failure of the United States as the Host Country to comply with the rules of international law in relation to its obligations as the headquarters of this Organization.
Havana, July 11, 2018. On July 10, 2018, a fourth meeting was held in Washington D.C. between authorities from law enforcement agencies from Cuba and the United States. This meeting is a continuity of the one held in the same city on September 15, 2017.
The purpose of these exchanges is to coordinate the bilateral cooperation in the field of law enforcement and to advance in the combat against the different crimes that threaten the security of the two countries such as terrorism, illicit drug trafficking, trafficking in persons, cybercrimes, among others.
New York, June 28, 2018.In her statement at the United Nations High-Level Conference of the Heads of Counter-Terrorism Agencies of the Member States: "Strengthening international cooperation to combat the evolving threat of terrorism ", the Deputy Permanent Representative of Cuba, Ambassador Ana Silvia Rodríguez Abascal, reiterated the island's unwavering will to fight against terrorism and its deepest rejection and condemnation of all acts, met