Cuba will not cease its claim for the total elimination of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States.

United Nations: A resounding victory won today the Greater of the Antilles in the General Assembly of the United Nations, which with 187 votes in favor, three against and two abstentions approved the resolution “Need to end the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba ”.

"Today we are witnessing that the arrogant approach of a country represents a huge threat and challenge to world peace and security," said Eshagh Al Habib, representative of Iran at the United Nations, Cubadebate publishes.

The economic, commercial and financial blockade is one of the most important issues of the United Nations because it contrasts with the sense of the organization. The blockade is illegal, unfair, immoral. The blockade violates the principles of the United Nations and the rights of the Cuban people, affirmed within the United Nations the representative of Bolivia, Sacha Llorenti, Cubadebate publishes.

On behalf of hrs delegation, the representative of Solomon Islands, thanks Cuba for the strong relations with her country, especially for the assistance of the Island in the training of medical students, Cubadebate publishes.

In a speech full of rhetoric, the United States representative at the United Nations Organization (UN), Kelly Craft, said she does not recognize the claim of the international community in defense of the lifting of the blockade, Cubadebate publishes.