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Sweden and Cuba express interest in strengthening relations

Stockholm, May 10 (Prensa Latina) Sweden and Cuba on Monday expressed interest in strengthening bilateral ties at a virtual meeting between Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde and Cuban Ambassador Alba Soto. During the meeting, Linde lauded the good state of … Continue reading

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Cuba denounces impact of the US blockade on food security

Havana, May 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez emphasized today that the US blockade is responsible for the effects on food security on the island. Through his Twitter account, the headline mentioned that the report ‘WFP Global Update … Continue reading

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Cuba thanks CARICOM for support against US blockade

Havana, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday thanked the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for its solidarity and support against the United States economic blockade against Cuba. In a message on his Twitter account, the head of Cuban … Continue reading

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French association highlights Cuba’s solidarity in Covid-19 times

Paris, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The French association Cuba Linda on Sunday highlighted the country’s solidarity in Covid-19 times, and reiterated its repudiation of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade. In a statement on its general assembly, held this … Continue reading

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US Medical NGO Receives Commerce License To Send Cuba Syringes

U.S. medical humanitarian organization Global Health Partners has received a license from the U.S. Commerce Department in a victory for an international solidarity campaign to donate much-need syringes to Cuba in support of its mass vaccination campaign against COVID-19. May … Continue reading

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Cuba’s Minister reiterates rejection of US blockade

Havana, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment Rodrigo Malmierca on Friday reiterated his rejection of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade, which has been tightening with 240 measures. On Twitter, he denounced that … Continue reading

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CARICOM reiterates rejection of US blockade against Cuba

Georgetown, May 8 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has reiterated its rejection of the United States blockade against Cuba, due to its adverse impact on the socioeconomic development of the island, the regional organization said on Saturday in a … Continue reading

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Cuba warns at UNESCO that sanctions hinder open science

Paris, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Thursday warned at UNESCO about the obstacle that unilateral coercive measures represent to materialize open science, an initiative to achieve an inclusive benefit from the scientific breakthroughs. As we have stated, as long … Continue reading

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US organizations ask Biden for a change in policy on Cuba

Washington, May 6 (Prensa Latina) A group of US organizations representing farmers, environmentalists, academics, civil society and climate justice movements called on Washington to change its policy on Cuba, according to a report released here on Thursday. In total, 36 … Continue reading

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Cuba calls for joining forces to face global recovery challenge

United Nations, May 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Wednesday called at the United Nations for joining forces and efforts to face the immense challenge of global socio-economic recovery amid the Covid-19 pandemic. This was stated by the First Deputy Minister … Continue reading

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