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CUBA - U.S. DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS

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

Cuban and U.S. Presidents meet

The meeting took place in the context of the 70th period of sessions of the UN General Assembly

Raúl and Obama meet at UN headquarters

This is the second official meeting between the two heads of state; the first took place this past April in Panama, during the 7th Summit of the Americas

U.S.-Cuba Business Council created in Washington

The President of Cuba’s Chamber of Commerce described the investment and business opportunities that will open up to U.S. businesses once the blockade is eliminated