2015

Friends of Cuba in Toronto demanding the end of the US blockade

CANADA, December 21th, 2015.- The Group “Friends of Cuba against the U.S. Blockade” (FOCUSB), in coordination with the Association of Cuban residents “Juan Gualberto Gómez” and other organizations, met in front of the Consulate General of the United States in this city, demanding its government to lift the unjust economic, commercial and financial Blockade imposed against Cuba for over 50 years.

Jamaica Association of Solidarity with Cuba condemns US blockade

KINGSTON, December 15th, 2015.- Jamaica Association of Solidarity with Cuba adopted a resolution that condemns the policy of blockade imposed by the United States government against Cuba, despite the 23 consecutive years during which the international community has expressed is rejection at United Nations.

The document acknowledges that this policy is outdated and senseless, even more during the current scenario, where United States and Cuba has begun a process toward the normalization of the bilateral relation.

Zimbabwean Foreign Minister reiterates rejection to the blockade against Cuba

ZIMBABWE, November 26th, 2015.- Zimbabwe Foreign Minister Simbarashe Munbengegwi reiterated its rejection of the blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba and said that Cuba has been an example of resistance to the government and people of Zimbabwe.

Deputy Speaker of the Gambian Parliament reiterated support to Cuba´s struggle against the blockade

GAMBIA, November 14, 2015- The Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of The Gambia, Fatou Mbye, reiterated the Gambian Parliament's support to Cuban struggle against the blockade and congratulated Cuba for the successful result obtained en the last vote of the Cuban resolution at the General Assembly of the United Nations.

Press conference on blockade in Dublin

IRELAND, 23th, October 2015 .-  In Liberty Hall Theatre a press conference on the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the US against Cuba was made, which the resolution of condemnation by the Cuban delegation will be voted on 27 October in the UNGA.

Speakers included European Parliament Lynn Boylan, Sinn Fein Party; Maureen O'Sullivan, independent MP; Joe Costello, Labour MP and former Minister of State for Trade and Development; Simon McGuinness, national coordinator of the Cuba Support Group and Ambassador Hermes Herrera.

Cuba-Netherlands Platform Demands End of the U.S. Blockade against Cuba

NETHERLANDS, October 22, 2015. The Ambassador of Cuba to the Kingdom of the Netherlands FermínQuiñones Sánchez and officials of the Diplomatic Mission had a productive exchange with members of the Cuba-Netherlands Platform solidarity organization, where the participants call one more for the end of the financial, commercial and economic blockade the U.S. has imposed against Cuba.

Cuba denounces U.S. Blockade Against Cuba in The Manifest

NETHERLANDS, October 21, 2015.- NewspaperThe Manifest, issued by the New Communist Party of the Netherlands (NCPN),published a page-long interview with the Ambassador of Cuba to the Kingdom of the Netherlands FermínQuiñones Sánchez, in which the unfair policy of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the U.S. against Cuba and the effects of this policy on the Cuban people and the economy were denounced one more time.

Cuban Ambassador delivers lecture on blockade at the Zimbabwe Institute of Diplomacy

ZIMBABWE, October 22sd, 2015.-  Cuban Ambassador, Elio Savon Oliva, delivered a lecture about  the unjust blockade imposed by the United States to Cuba, at the Institute of Diplomacy of Zimbabwe.

The Cuban diplomat explained the history and consequences of the US blockade to the Caribbean Island, as well as the maintenance of this policy even after the executive measures adopted by President Obama and the reestablishment of diplomatic relations.

Moreover, he also addressed the US relations with Latin America and Latin American integration.

Blockade against Cuba was rejected by representatives of ALBA and solidarity in Iran

IRAN, October 19th, 2015 - The Ambassador of Cuba, Vladimir González Quesada, conducted a press conference to explain the reasons why a draft resolution demanding the end to the unjust economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the US against Cuba for over 50 years will be presented next October 27th, at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), for the twentieth fourth consecutive time.

Parliament of Jamaica adopts motion against the Blockade to Cuba

JAMAICA, October 21st, 2015. The Parliament of Jamaica adopted, last Tuesday, October 20, a motion to condemn the economic, financial and commercial blockade the United States imposes against Cuba.

During an emotional session, the Jamaica legislative body presented, for the seventh consecutive occasion, multiple reasons to reject this criminal policy the United States imposes against the Greater of the Antilles for more than 55 years.

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