Cuban Foreign Minister and UN Secretary-General meet in New York

New York - Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez met with UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Thursday and gave him details on U.S. hostile escalation against the island and the effects of the blockade.

The meeting took place a few hours after 187 UN member states expressed their support at the General Assembly for the demand to put an end to the economic, commercial and financial siege that Washington has maintained for almost 60 years against Cuba.

During the meeting, the foreign minister presented an overview of the results of the vote, in which Cuba had the broad majority support of the international community.

Rodriguez and Guterres also addressed issues related to international peace and security, the defense of multilateralism, and current issues in the Latin American and Caribbean region.

Since 1992, the UN General Assembly has spoken out against the siege imposed by Washington on Cuba, but the U.S. government continues to disregard the international community and maintains its hostile policy.

FaceBook  Twitter


UNESCO director-general: Cuba is a nation with a wealth of culture

Havana - Cuba is a nation with a wealth of culture, stated the Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Audrey Azoulay, at the inauguration of the 41st International Festival of New Latin American Cinema on Thursday, running through December 15 in this capital.

Read More

Second UNESCO International School of Sciences kicks off today in Havana

With the question of What can young people do about climate change?, representatives from 19 Caribbean countries are meeting today at the Havana´s Nacional Hotel as part of UNESCO's 2nd International School of Sciences.

Read More

UNESCO Director-General to visit Cuba

Audrey Azoulay, Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), will make an official visit to Cuba from next December 4.

Read More




Selected Speeches by Fidel Castro

News archive

December 2019
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
25 26 27 28 29 30 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 3 4 5

Pictures mayo/666.jpg mayo/555.jpg mayo/444.jpg mayo/333.jpg mayo/222.jpg mayo/1111.jpg mayo/cuba_eua_bandera.jpg mayo/9.JPG mayo/8.JPG mayo/7.JPG mayo/2.JPG mayo/12.jpg mayo/11.JPG