ALBA to support resolution at UN against US blockade of Cuba

Caracas, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) Communicators and journalists from the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-Peoples’ Trade Agreement (ALBA-TCP) agreed to support a resolution at the UN against the US blockade of Cuba.

Freddy Ñáñez, Venezuelan vice president of Communication, Culture and Tourism, announced that during the meeting of presidents of Televisoras and Public Media, they passed to support Cuba on June 23 at the UN.

‘The United Nations is going to issue a Resolution against the US blockade and all the ALBA – TCP Alliance member nations are going to join through different media to support the Cuban people and also to raise the voice against the unilateral sanctions that also affect the Venezuelan and Nicaraguan people,’ Ñáñez said.

After concluding the meeting, Nañez shared the derived agreements where the need to create an articulation instance for the production of educational content for television, necessary in times of pandemic, was also specified.

‘The Covid-19 pandemic, a global issue, poses as a challenge to us the need to uphold the right to education of our peoples, children, teens, and for them, public television stations have come together to share content, strategies and to co-produce programs that lead to this direction,’ he said.

Freddy Ñáñez detailed that ALBA Digital is being built to confront Fake News, propaganda and hybrid warfare on social networks, in order to dismantle strategies of penetration, defamation and stigmatization against peoples and processes.

mh/pll/msm / ycv/gdc

This entry was posted in The Blockade?. Bookmark the permalink.