On the 24th and 25th of April the Association of Cubanos en UK and groups of Solidarity with Cuba joined the Caravan Bridges of Love against the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on our country.
The Embassy of Cuba in the United Kingdom is grateful for the support of the Cuban community abroad and numerous friends for joining this fight against a criminal policy that has affected our country and the Cuban family for more than 60 years.
London, April 22nd, 2021. – Organized by the Cuba Solidarity Campaign in the United Kingdom, a touching online event was held today afternoon in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Girón Victory, with the participation of retired colonel of the Revolutionary Armed Forces Víctor Dreke, political analyst and writer Tariq Ali and Cuban Ambassador Bárbara Elena Montalvo.
From the UK we will continue to denounce the hostile US policy towards Cuba under the disguised complicity of Western governments, which constitutes an obstacle to achieving greater social benefits and prosperity. The blockade is a criminal policy that affects all Cuban families and the development of the country.
London, 26 March 2021.- A debate on infrastructure sustainability brought to an end today a course on sustainable infrastructure for Latin American. The course was sponsored by the UK's Infrastructure Project Authority and the FCDO, with the collaboration of Latin American diplomatic missions based in London.
In an interview with Sputnik, Daniesky Acosta denounced the extraterritorial effect of the US blockade against Cuba, which was once again demonstrated in the difficulties experienced in the most recent campaign organized by the Association "Cubanos en UK" to raise funds. Two digital microfinance platforms, Crowdfunding and JustGiving, closed the pages where donations were being collected for the purchase of syringes to support the vaccination program against COVID-19 in Cuba. According to the association's coordinator, the closure took place without warning or explanation.