The economic blockade of the government of the United States against Cuba and the international solidarity received by the island on that issue is highlighted in the Azerbaijani media "Semana".
With statements by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, the media reflects that the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States. against the Greater Antilles, is contrary to the intentional right and to the relationship between the States.
In the exclusive interview the diplomat emphasizes that global solidarity increases in all forums since the application of the Hems-Burton Law against Cuba contravenes the UN Charter.
The newspaper reflects the votes made in the highest international body for 27 years where this illegal and absurd policy is rejected practically unanimously and that the support for the resolution calling for the end of the US blockade against Cuba reaches more than 191 Nations
He stressed among other issues that despite the blockade Cuba will maintain its levels of human development and will seek the way to achieve greater trade with Azerbaijan.