Radio Cadena Agramonte
Thursday, February 23, 2017

US Blockade on Cuba


  • US Blockade To Cuba Affects Cancer Treatment in Children

    US Blockade To Cuba Affects Cancer Treatment in Children

    Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Feb 22.- Cuban health system guarantees the treatment of children suffering from cancer despite the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the island.

  • Why a blockade and not an embargo?

    Why a blockade and not an embargo?

    By Granma

    The measures adopted against Cuba by the United States government do not fall within the category of "embargo." On the contrary, they go beyond this definition to represent a "blockade," on seeking to persecute, isolate, suffocate and immobilize Cuba, with the aim of suffocating its people and forcing them to renounce their decision to be sovereign and independent.

  • African Union Approves Resolution Condemning Blockade on Cuba

    African Union Approves Resolution Condemning Blockade on Cuba

    Addis Ababa, Jan 31.- The 28th African Union (AU) Summit has approved a resolution today calling for the lifting of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba more than 50 years.

  • Washington and Havana to advance national security cooperation

    Washington and Havana to advance national security cooperation

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 17.- The governments of Cuba and the United States signed Monday in Havana a memo of understanding to advance cooperation in law enforcement, which will further promote and expand bilateral links in important areas of national security for both nations.

  • New US Fines Ratify Validity of Anti-Cuban Blockade

    New US Fines Ratify Validity of Anti-Cuban Blockade

    Havana, Jan 17.- The recent fines imposed by the United States against a non-profit organization and a bank show the existence of the blockade that Washington has been maintaining against Cuba since 1962, despite the global rejection.

  • Cuba, USA Talks on Sanctions vs. Human Trafficking

    Cuba, USA Talks on Sanctions vs. Human Trafficking

    Havana, Jan 17.- Representatives of Cuba and the United States have held in Washington the fourth bilateral meeting on human trafficking, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Caribbean island reported.

  • Cuban Residents in Costa Rican Condemn U.S. Blockade

    Cuban Residents in Costa Rican Condemn U.S. Blockade

    San Jose, Nov 14.- Cuban residents in Costa Rica repeated their demand for the elimination of the U.S. economic, commercial and financial blockade on Cuba and the return of the naval base in Guantanamo, which is illegally occupied by the United States.

  • Costa Ricans Welcome UN Rejection of U.S. Blockade of Cuba

    Costa Ricans Welcome UN Rejection of U.S. Blockade of Cuba

    San Jose, Nov 1.- Costa Rican outstanding artists, academics and groups of solidarity with Cuba welcomed the new condemnation at the United Nations General Assembly of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba.

  • Vietnamese Prime Minister Supports Cuba after UN Vote

    Vietnamese Prime Minister Supports Cuba after UN Vote

    Hanoi, Oct 27.- Vietnam's Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, is showing support today for Cuba on the occasion of the historic vote against the U.S. blockade at UN.

  • Cuban FM Presents at the UN Resolution against the U.S. Blockade

    Cuban FM Presents at the UN Resolution against the U.S. Blockade

    Havana, Cuba, Oct 26.- Cuban Foreign Minister (FM) Bruno Rodriguez presents at the United Nations General Assembly the report Need to put an end to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on Cuba by the United States of America, accompanying resolution 70/5.