On March 12, 1996, the President of the United States (USA) William J. Clinton signed and enforced the so-called Law of Cuban Freedom and Democratic Solidarity of 1996, or Libertad Law, better known by the names of its main promoters, the Republican senator from North Carolina, Jesse Helms, and the Democratic representative from Illinois, Dan Burton, but with which the most conservative and ultra-right sectors of the American and Cuban-American political spectrum are committed.

Colombo: The Friendship and Graduate Associations in Cuba and leaders of several political parties today rejected the new measures of the United States (US) in its intensification of the blockade and application of the Helms-Burton Law against the Caribbean country.

Mayabeque, Cuba: The workers of the Base Business Unit (UEB) Trade and Gastronomy in San Nicolás, strongly repudiate the activation of Title III of the Helms-Burton Law.

Mayabeque, Cuba: Members of the Cuban Women Federation Women (FMC by its Spanish initials), in the province of Mayabeque, rejected the implementation of the third title of the Helms Burton Law by the United States and in this way they expressed their support to the Revolution.

Santiago de Cuba: The voices of residents in Santiago de Cua from different generations joined the clamor of the Cubans, who today reject the activation of Title III of the US Helms-Burton Law, which intensifies the economic blockade against the country, Prensa Latina reports.

United Nations: The condemnation of the Helms-Burton Act imposed by the United States on Cuba has grown all over the world, because its enforcement violates the United Nations Charter and the precepts of international law, Prensa Latina reports.

Havana: Several voices and organizations of the world joined in the rejection of the activation, on May 2, of Title III and IV of the Helms-Burton Law against Cuba by the United States administration (USA), Prensa Latina publishes.

Moscow: The activation of chapter III of the extraterritorial US Law Helms-Burton reinforces the blockade against the Island and the violation of the international law, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla affirmed today.

Havana, Cuba: The true purposes of the Helms-Burton Act, described as inhuman, illegal and an act of war with legal clothing, focused a working meeting at the National Capitol, in which deputies from all over the country participated through videoconference, Radio Reloj publishes.