UN, Arab League Call to Avoid Clashes in Gulf of Oman

The head of the UN, Antonio Guterres; and the Secretary General of the League of Arab States, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, have called this Friday to avoid confrontations in the Gulf of Oman. After meeting at the UN headquarters in New York, both leaders had a joint meeting with the press, in which they referred to the recent incidents in that area and asked to clarify as soon as possible what was the cause of the explosions on Thursday in two oil tankers.

The world can not afford a big confrontation in the Gulf, said the Secretary General of the United Nations and advocated for an indefinite entity to investigate what happened and clarify the facts.

As Guterres stressed, it is urgent to determine who has the responsibility. He also reiterated the sentence against any action against civilians.

Guterres said he has communicated with various parts of the United States and Iran and noted that his good offices are always available.

There is a behavior of some of the sides in the region that can increase confrontations, he said and asked to exercise maximum restraint.

Any movement may have ramifications that lead to a backsliding, pointed and launched criticism against 'the behavior of Iran', which government asked to be more careful.

Trump made reference to a video revealed by US media about alleged Iranian forces removing a mine from the Japanese vessel Kokuka Courageous, one of the affected. But the Japanese owner of the Kokuka Courageous said he had noticed 'flying objects' before the explosion, which excluded the explosions were caused by mines.

It was also ruled out that the freighter had been hit by a torpedo, as the damage, according to the crew, was caused by other types of projectiles.

The Iranian authorities rejected the accusations by the United States that, in a hurry, only increase tensions more.
FaceBook  Twitter


Videomapping Workshop

Students of the International Film and Television School (EICTV), located in San Antonio de los Baños, recently visited the Pueblo Textil.

Read More

Cuba´s president congratulates to intellectual Graziella Pogolotti

Havana - Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel on Friday congratulated the highbrow Graziella Pogolotti, who was awarded the Dignity Prize granted by the Cuban Journalist Union (UPEC).

¨Doctor and Professor, we congratulate you with love, admiration and respect. You really deserve it,¨the Cuban president live-tweeted attaching an article about the decoration published in the national newspaper Granma.

Read More

EICTV at 2020 Sundance Film Festival

The documentary film "Pattaki", directed by Everlane Moraes and produced by Gregorio Rodríguez, has been selected to participate in the 2020 Sundance Film Festival.

This is about a thesis of graduates in Documentary Management in 2018, as part of the regular course of the International Film and Television School (EICTV), in San Antonio de los Baños.

Read More




Selected Speeches by Fidel Castro

News archive

January 2020
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2


http://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/666.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/555.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/444.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/333.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/222.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/1111.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/cuba_eua_bandera.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/9.JPGhttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/8.JPGhttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/7.JPGhttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/2.JPGhttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/12.jpghttp://www.artemisaradioweb.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/11.JPG