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Special features

US blockade affects research at Cuban universities

The United States blockade on Cuba greatly affects centers attached to the Ministry of Higher Education (MES), mainly in the field of research, Ministry official Reynaldo Velazquez noted.

Cuba suffers million-dollar transport damages due to US blockade

The damage caused by the US blockade against Cuba in the transport sector exceeded 170 million dollars from April 2018 to March 2019.

Cuban foreign minister: slander and little substance in Trump’s words

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez said today there was a lot of slander and little substance in the speech of the President of the United States, Donald Trump, before the UN General Assembly.

US blockade cost Cuba 4.3 billion dollars in just one year, says Minister

Rodrigo Malmierca Diaz, Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment (MINCEX) of Cuba, denounced the damage caused to his country during recent months by the U.S. blockade.

Cuba presents report on impact of U.S. blockade this past year

Cuba’s Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, offers a press conference today to present the country’s report to the General Assembly outlining the full impact of the U.S. blockade over this last year.