New York, 28 March 2019. "Cuba repudiates and condemns all terrorist acts, methods and practices in all their forms and manifestations, by whomever, against whomever, wherever committed, and whatever their motivations may be, including State terrorism," said Ambassador Ana Silvia Rodríguez Abascal, Deputy Permanent Representative and Chargé d'Affaires a.i. of Cuba to the United Nations, at the recently held Security Council Open Debate: "Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts: combating the financing of terrorism.”
New York, 27 March, 2019.Cuba attended today the thematic meeting on the working methods of the General Assembly, held within the framework of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly, calling for respecting the mandates and functions of the Assembly and its Main Committees, emphasizing that the work of the Working Group should not lead to reinterpreting such mandates.
New York, 25 March 2019.Cuba attended today the General Assembly Meeting to Commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, where it regretted that there is still discrimination against ethnic groups, nations and
Law Helms-Burton has no impact whatsoever, practical impact in Cuba. It’s a US Law with no jurisdiction whatsoever in Cuba and cannot be applied in any sovereign country that respects its sovereignty. Its jurisdiction is limited to the United States. In addition to that, Cuba passed a law in 1996 that defined that Helms-Burton was null and void of any meaning or impact in our country so in practical terms it has no effect whatsoever in Cuba.