OFFICIAL VOICE OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF CUBA CENTRAL COMMITTEE

CUBA - U.S. DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS

Measures taken by U.S. since December

Despite the December 17 announcements by Cuba and the U.S. to work toward normalizing relations, the blockade – principal obstacle to advancing in this process - remains in force.

U.S. blockade impacts key sectors of Cuban economy

The U.S. economic, financial and commercial blockade of Cuba, the longest in history, causes daily difficulties for Cubans, and impacts key sectors of the economy. October 27, the UN General Assembly will consider a resolution demanding an end to the policy, for the 24th time

Cuban civil society condemns U.S. blockade

Representatives of Cuban civil society, along with those from regional and international organizations, reiterated their condemnation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the U.S. on Cuba for more than 50 years

U.S. Secretary of Commerce visits Port of Mariel

Scheduled today, October 7, is a meeting with Cuban authorities to discuss the scope of steps recently taken by the U.S. government to modify the implementation of some aspects of the blockade