Ban Ki Moon Calls for Ban on Nuclear Tests

0 Havana, Cuba, Aug 30.- UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon called for the signing of an international treaty banning the tests of nuclear weapons, since he considered it an initiative that would guarantee a safer world. In his speech marking International Day against Nuclear Tests on August 29, Ki Moon said that such actions continue to pose a threat

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Palestinian Issue in Focus at UN Assembly

0 United Nations, Sep 24. – Enveloped in an exciting political atmosphere in the wake of the UN entry request of the Palestinian State, the General Assembly enters on Saturday its fourth session of speeches by heads of State, government and Foreign ministers. The holding of an unusual Saturday session at the UN headquarters is due to a long list

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LatAm Youth to Meet in Cuba

3 Havana, Jun 4. -The World Federation of Democratic Youth (WFDY) will hold a regional meeting for Latin America and the Caribbean in Havana on June 12, prior to its General Assembly in Portugal in November. The gathering in Havana will coincide with the 3rd International Youth Meeting of Solidarity with the Cuban Five, the antiterrorist fighters unfairly held in

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CACSO Meeting to Be Attended by 32 Olympic Committees

2 Veracruz, Mexico, Mar 3. -Coordinator of the Organizing Committee of the Central American and Caribbean Games of Veracruz 2014, Carlos Hernandez, confirmed the attendance of all 32 olympic committees to the General Assembly of the Central American and Caribbean Sports Organization (CACSO) on Friday, March 4. The Executive Committee of CACSO, presided over by Puerto Rican Hector Cardona, is

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UN: Against the Blockade of Cuba Once Again

2 United Nations, Oct 23. -After the recent stream of condemnation issued here by dozens of world leaders regarding the U.S. blockade of Cuba, the General Assembly is preparing on Saturday to reaffirm that opposition with an overwhelming vote. Venezuela Hosts Forums on U.S. Blockade of Cuba For 19 years in a row, and again on Tuesday, the forum will

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Coming Up: Another UN Condemnation of Blockade Vs. Cuba

0 United Nations, Sep 17. -Another global condemnation of the U.S. blockade on Cuba was shaping up on Thursday as an ordinary session of the United Nations General Assembly got underway. US Blockade Against Cuba Remains Unchanged   For the 19th consecutive year, the UN Assembly will discuss a report presented by Cuba, "The necessity of ending the economic, commercial and

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