Cuba in USA

Honor to the heroes who fought the fire


The heroic epic that meant the extinguishing of the fire of great proportions at the Matanzas Fuel Storage Base, which took place between August 5 and 12, was made possible with the bravery and dedication of hundreds of men and women, officers and civilians, several of whom were decorated on Wednesday with orders and medals approved by Presidential Decrees, and in the presence of the First Secretary of the Party and President of the Republic, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.

Cuba reaffirms in the United Nations Congress on Victims of Terrorism its firm condemnation of this scourge.

New York, September 8, 2022. The Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carlos Fernández de Cossío, spoke at the United Nations Congress on Victims of Terrorism, an event in which Cuba reaffirmed its firm condemnation of this scourge. Cossío specified that “Cuba condemns firmly all acts, methods and practices of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, by whomever, against whomever and wherever they are committed, whatever their motivations, including those in which States are involved, directly or indirectly. ”.

Code Pink starts a new solidarity campaign with Cuba

According to the media outlet Presa Latina, the US organization Codepink is promoting a campaign with the objective that the United States government eliminate Cuba from the list of countries that sponsor terrorism. Members of CodePink explained that the initiative seeks to raise awareness within the public opinion and the US media about the consequences of being part of this list, as well as to strengthen the work of solidarity with Cuba in the United States.

President of Cuba highlighted the legal value of the Family Code

Havana, Sep 7. Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel stressed today that the new Family Code encourages affection as a legal value, a novel aspect of this law that will go to a popular referendum on September 25.

The #FamilyCode implies something very novel: affection as a legal value. That is why it has been called the Code of Affection. It has an undisputed ethical value, it teaches us to think and gives us the reins to educate future generations. #CódigoSi (#CodeYes),” the Cuban president wrote on Twitter.

Cuba is prepared to deal with monkeypox

The Cuban health system takes measures to prevent the spread of monkeypox following the confirmation of the first case in the country.

Havana, September 5, 2022

Dr. Carilda Peña, Deputy Minister of Public Health, recently explained that considering the epidemiological threat this disease poses, surveillance has been intensified at the entry points to our territory and health personnel have been trained for the timely detection of suspected cases, reported Prensa Latina news agency.