71 UNGA: Cuba at the First Committee vs. the US Embargo

The continuing unilateral discriminatory prohibitions and restrictions imposed by some States against others in terms of transfers for the peaceful use of materials, equipment and technology in the chemical field are unacceptable and need to be repealed. A clear example is the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed against Cuba, in flagrant violation of the letter and the spirit of the Chemical Weapons Convention. (Thematic Debate on "Other Weapons of Mass Destruction", 18 October 2016)