Cuba is not alone

Spain to create countermeasures against US Helms-Burton Act

La postura de la administración de Trump «ha generado el rechazo de la comunidad europea», afirmó la ministra de Industria, Comercio y Turismo de España María Reyes Maroto Illera, quien se encuentra en La Habana para participar en FitCuba 2019

EU promises to counter application of Title III of Helms-Burton Law

The EU Foreign Affairs chief, Federica Mogherini, says the implementation of Title III of Helms Burton Law is illegal under international law. The “full activation” of the Helms-Burton legislation against Cuba is “contrary to international law” and goes against the previous U.S.-EU agreements, Mogherini said promising to apply “all appropriate measures” to defend European interests.

Cubans in El Salvador demand end to U.S. Blockade

The Association of Cubans Resident in El Salvador condemned the application by the United States of Title III of the Helms-Burton Law against Cuba. In a statement, Acres Caguairan joins the demand that Washington 'cease the ferocious economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed since 1962', a policy they called 'genocidal'.

Ecuador Peace Committee supports Cuba's right to self-determination

The Ecuadorian Coordinating Committee for Peace, Sovereignty, Integration and Non-Interference urged social action and international vigilance to support the right to self-determination of the Cuban people. The call, issued in an official statement, answers the new decisions taken by the U.S. government against Cuba, through the application of Title III of the Helms-Burton Act.

Iranian Friendship Association Condemns US Actions against Cuba

President of the Iran-Cuba Friendship Association, Hadi Khansari, condemned Thursday the U.S. threats and pressures against Cuba, which he considered meddling in internal affairs. In a press release addressed to the Cuban ambassador to Iran, Alexis Bandrich, the association expresses its support to Cuban people and Government in the face of the U.S. threat.

French organization rejects new US attack on Cuba

The ALBA-TCP France group on Monday expressed solidarity with Cuba in the face of renewed US economic and political aggression that intensifies the commercial and financial blockade imposed on the island for almost 60 years. 'We categorically reject the intention to apply, as of May 2, 2019, Article III of Helms Burton Act,' the organization said in a statement.

Panamanian Lawyer considers Helms-Burton Law as unacceptable

Panamanian lawyer Hadys Gonzalez said on Monday that the Helms-Burton law, which is intended to have effects outside US territory, is inadmissible. But 'the worst thing is that other States do not join together to counteract this, they should all agree that it is extraterritorial and violates the sovereignty principle of the States', the lawyer told Prensa Latina.

Argentine Solidarity Group slams worsening of US blockade on Cuba

The Argentine Movement of Friendship with Cuba rejected the US government´s decision to apply Title III of Helms-Burton Act that worsens the commercial, economic and financial blockade, imposed to Cuba for almost six decades.


Vietnam restates rejection of US Blockade against Cuba

Vietnam reiterated its historic opposition to the US blockade against Cuba at a time when the administration of President Donald Trump intensifies measures against the island to suffocate it economically. Vietnam has consistently supported United Nations resolutions on the lifting of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba, the Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Le Thi Thu Hang, said in a press conference.

Trade unionists of the world defend Cuba's truth

Trade union organizations from several countries with ties to the Federation of Cuban Workers (CTC) participated in activities leading up to International Workers' Day and the 21st Congress of the Cuban trade union movement that met April 20-24 in Havana.