Cuba Rejects Attempts to Undermine Syrian Sovereignty

1 Geneva, Jun 18.- Cuba reiterated today in the UN Human Rights Council its rejection to any attempt to undermine the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity in Syria. We condemn the attempts to impose the Syrian people a regime change and we warn on an armed action aimed at making excuses to justify an aggression, said the Cuban ambassador to

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Cuba in Geneva: Blockade, Cuban 5 Cause

0 Geneva, Sep 16. – Cuba denounced at the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) the continuity of the U.S. economic blockade, while recalled the injustice committed in the case of the Cuban Five. Both issues were debated by Cuban delegate Pablo Berti in the points related to human rights and unilateral coercive measures, who also referred to the file of

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Cuba Discredits USA and its Allies in Geneva

4 Geneva, Jun 16. -Cuba on Thursday discredited the United States and its Western allies in the UN Human Rights Council because of their persistent, savage criticism of countries of the South. "Their rhetoric is not sincere, and their lists of alleged human rights violations in countries of the South are not legitimate," Cuban representative Juan Antonio Quintanilla said. The

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Geneva: Cuba Denounces Manipulation of Syria Issue

1 Geneva, Apr 30. -Cuba denounced on Friday the hypocrisy and double standards that brought about a Special Session at the UN Human Rights Council to analyze the case of Syria. In his speech, Cuban Ambassador Rodolfo Reyes noted that "the hegemonic appetite of a group of powers, lead by the United States, is insatiable, and they use manipulation to

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Anti-Terrorist Fighters Arbitrarily Held, Reaffirms Cuba

2 Geneva, Mar 8. -Cuba denounced again before the UN Human Rights Council on Monday the arbitrary detention of five anti-terrorist Cuban fighters held in US prisons for 12 years now. Speaking during a debate involving the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention and the Working Group on Forced Dissapearances, Cuban delegate Juan Antonio Quintanilla highlighted attention given by the Group

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Cuban 5 Wives Case in Geneva

1 Geneva, Jun 7. -Cuba has reiterated at the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) the case of Olga Salanueva and Adriana Perez, wives of two of the five Cuban anti-terrorist fighters who are serving long sentences in the United States. Cuban delegate Janet Román particularly referred to the "psychological violence" against two Cuban women, to whom the US government has

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