At its annual meeting, the organization approved a declaration against this siege and demanded that the Antillean country be excluded from the list of alleged sponsors of terrorism created by Washington.
During our years of study on the island, we learned the effects of the undeclared war on the economy, society, daily life and dreams of development of Cubans. US President Joe Biden continues the policies and measures adopted by his predecessor, Donald Trump, and even acts with more anger, the text says.
We know the damage caused by the blockade from a humanitarian point of view by preventing access to important resources to obtain and produce food, medicine, education, culture, sports and industry, he added.
Likewise, it condemns the strong communication campaign against Cuba and considers it unfair that that country is classified as a terrorist when thousands of its children are victims of acts of this type sponsored and funded by successive North American administrations.
More and more forces and actors are criticizing this inhumane and illegal policy. Therefore, we are sure that once again the condemnation of the blockade will receive the support of the majority of countries in the United Nations General Assembly. We trust that the Argentine government maintains its historic and noble position in favor of the Cuban people, he concluded.
For his part, the island’s ambassador here, Pedro Pablo Prada, acknowledged AAGraCuba’s support for his country’s struggles, especially in dealing with the blockade that caused great damage to the largest of the Antilles.
This fence was strengthened opportunistically during the Covid-19 pandemic. In addition, the United States dedicated more than 200 million dollars to subversion against the Cuban government. However, our people resisted and the youth grew up and knew how to fight in all areas, he said.
In our language the words surrender and defeat do not exist. The spirit of Camilo Cienfuegos is with us, which is loyalty to the Revolution, its leaders and the fallen. In the face of the greatest difficulties, the formula is unity, the sense of the historical moment and the defense of principles and ideas, he added.
Likewise, he expressed his confidence in the support of the majority of countries for Cuba “in the face of the cruel empire that is now complicit in a terrible aggression, in a genocide against Palestine.”