Category Archives: Normalization of Relations

Cuba thanks US for humanitarian aid offer after Hurricane Ian

Havana, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Tuesday thanked the United States for its offer of assistance to alleviate the enormous damage caused by Hurricane Ian, which hit the western part of the archipelago on September … Continue reading

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Cuba and United States Address Bilateral Academic Relations

Havana, Oct 7 (ACN) The director of International Relations at Cuba’s Higher Education Ministry, Maria Victoria Villavicencio, met Friday afternoon with Xavier Jonathan Billingsley, a diplomat from the Public Affairs Office at the US Embassy in Havana, who paid a … Continue reading

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Cuban and U.S. companies agree on cargo transportation

Havana, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The companies Aerovadero S.A. and Maravana Cargo, from Cuba and the United States will work on the transportation of non-commercial cargo, thus increasing the facilities between both countries. By means of a contract, signed on … Continue reading

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Cuba urges the US to comply with migratory agreements

Havana, Apr 22 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez insisted on the obligation of the US government to guarantee the issuance in Havana of 20,000 annual visas to Cubans to emigrate to that country. There is no justification for keeping … Continue reading

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Cuba to hold international celebration on workers’ day

Havana, Apr 7 (Prensa Latina) May 1 will be a day of international celebration in Cuba, the president of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP), Fernando Gonzalez, said on Thursday. At a meeting with the press, the … Continue reading

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Cuba rejects Russia’s suspension from the Human Rights Council 

United Nations, Apr 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba today rejected Russia’s suspension from the UN Human Rights Council and denounced the politization, double standards and selectivity applied when addressing these issues in the multilateral organization. The permanent representative of the Caribbean … Continue reading

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114 US Congressmen Urge Biden to Restore Engagement with Cuba

Led by Representatives Jim McGovern (MA), Barbara Lee (CA), Bobby Rush (IL) and House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Gregory Meeks (NY), 114 members of the U.S. Congress sent a letter to President Biden calling on him to advance a Cuba … Continue reading

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Cuba expects resumption of migration talks with U.S.

Havana, Jun 30 (Prensa Latina) Even though present US government keeps its policy towards Cuba unchanged, the Caribbean nation hopes migration talks will resume, Foreign Ministry (MINREX) said. The Director Bilateral Issues of MINREX´s General Division for the United States … Continue reading

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Sen. Moran hopes to lift embargo on Cuba to boost Kansas farmers

Posted May 22, 2021  – Hays Post WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran along with Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) introduced major bipartisan legislation to lift the Cuba trade embargo, according to a media release from  Senator Moran’s office. … Continue reading

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Caravans in US call for normal relations with Cuba

Havana, Apr 25 (Prensa Latina) The caravans staged in the United States advocate for the end of restrictions on Cuba and call for normal relations between the two countries, said a Foreign Ministry official. On his Twitter account, the director … Continue reading

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