Havana, Jun 4.- Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez described the tightening of the US blockade, with the imposition of new sanctions against Cuban entities, as shameful and criminal.
Tightening the blockade during the coronavirus pandemic is shameful and criminal, Rodriguez posted on his Twitter account on Wednesday, and expressed Cuba's energetic rejection to the measures announced by that northern country.
- Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs states its strong rejection of the slanderous inclusion of Cuba in a US State Department list of countries which are allegedly not cooperating fully with US efforts against terrorism that was made public on May 13, 2020 and that was strongly rejected by President Miguel Díaz-Canel. Bermúdez.
As a conclusion of the forum organized on WhatsApp, by the Amílcar Cabral Ideological School Movement (ACIS-M), where representatives of the African Movement of Solidarity with Cuba from Nigeria and representatives of different parties and movements participated From the left, the pan-African movement in general, a declaration was approved against the United States Blockade against Cuba and the victory of Playa Girón was commemorated in the framework of its 59th Anniversary.
The Covid-19 pandemic evidences the need to cooperate despite political differences
- Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The impact of COVID19 can already be measured and will be assessed in the future by the striking numbers of people infected, the unacceptable numbers of deaths, the unquestionable damages to the world economy, production, trade, employment and personal income of millions of people. It is a crisis that goes well beyond the scope of health.