Cuba Proofs that Child Care Takes Political Will, Unicef

2 Havana, Jun 1. – The representative in Cuba of the United Nations Children´s Fund (UNICEF), Jose Juan Ortiz, said today that this Caribbean country showed that with political will can be addressed the problems of that sector of the population. It has been a clear political will, Cuba is the proof that the situation of children is not an

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US Gov´t Intensifies Blockade Vs Cuba

3 Havana, Nov 14. – The government of President Barack Obama intensified the measures of the economic, commercial and financial blockade on Cuba since the early 1960, which caused millions in losses to the Caribbean country. On September 2, 2010, Obama announced the extension of the Trading With the Enemy Act, which practically means the continuation of the blockade on

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Haitian Victims Formally Accuse UN for Cholera Outbreak

0 Port-au-Prince, Nov 9. -A Haitian civil organization formally accused the United Nations for the outbreak of cholera in this Caribbean country, and demanded an indemnity for more than 5,000 victims of the disease.Since last year, several human rights groups accused the UN Blue Helmets of the possible introduction of the disease (there were no reports on its existence) but

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Cuba’s Report on Blockade in France

2 Paris, Oct 6. -The Cuban embassies in France and in the UNESCO presented in this capital the report on the Resolution 65/6 of the UN General Assembly, where the Caribbean country demands to end the U.S.-imposed blockade.In the presence of diplomats from all regions worldwide, representatives from political parties, French companies, academicians, journalists and groups of solidarity with the

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Dominican Rep. Reports 9 Cholera Cases in 48 Hours

0 Santo Domingo, Dec 14. -The Health Ministry of the Dominican Republic reported four more cholera cases on Sunday, for a total of 32 cases confirmed so far in this Caribbean country. Nine new cases were reported in the last 48 hours, two in Hato del Yaque, Santiago de los Caballeros province, one in Comendador, Elias Piña province, and the

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Cuban Promotional Campaign at Tourist Fair in China

2 Beijing, Nov. 20. -The promotional campaign Authentic Cuba is bringing tourism offers of the Caribbean country closer to potential Chinese travellers at an international tourism fair in Shanghai. In this latest effort to promote Cuban tourism, representatives of the Cuban Ministry of Tourism (Mintur), Havanatur Asia, and the Cuseko Travel-San Cristobal Agency, are taking part in this fair. The

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Cuba Reinforces Medical Brigade in Haiti

5 Havana, Nov. 14. – Cuba has reinforced its medical brigade in Haiti in a bid to be in better conditions to face up the cholera epidemic which has so far taken the lives of 800 people in that Caribbean country, said the media on Sunday. The group arrived in Port of Prince on Saturday and it is mainly formed

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