US sanctions against Cuba
400+ former heads of state, politicians, artists, and intellectuals call on US president Biden to “Let Cuba Live”

An open letter signed by over 400 personalities calls on US president Joe Biden to lift the 243 unilateral sanctions imposed on Cuba during the administration of Donald Trump which have greatly aggravated the economic situation on the island

Tricontinental Institute launches call for art in solidarity with Cuba

Amid the imperialist onslaught against Cuba, the Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research has called on artists across the world to make art in solidarity with the Cuban Revolution

What they don’t say about Cuba

Cuban journalist Rosa Miriam Elizalde reflects on the international multimedia disinformation campaign launched against Cuba

The hidden hand of the US blockade sparks Cuba protests

In their frenzy over the protests in Cuba, US media and politicians have systematically overlooked the role played by US foreign policy in creating the difficult economic and social conditions on the island

The world says no to the blockade of Cuba

In today’s historic UN General Assembly vote, 184 supported ending the US blockade of Cuba and only the United States and Israel voted against

Cuba demands an end to the US embargo at the UN General Assembly

In 2020 alone, the Trump administration imposed 55 new coercive measures on Cuba. Between April 2020 and December 2020, the blockade caused losses of 3,586.9 million USD to Cuba. The humanitarian damage, suffering and shortages caused to Cuban families during the past 60 years of the US embargo are immeasurable

Cuba reaffirms socialist revolutionary horizon

The Eighth Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba concluded on April 19. It was the Congress for the Historical Continuity of the Cuban Revolution

Communist Party of Cuba concludes 8th Party Congress with new elected leadership

During the four day congress, delegates discussed the key challenges facing the island-nation and who will be in charge of taking the country forward.

8th Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba: Between change and continuity

The Communist Party of Cuba is holding its 8th Party Congress which will focus on the renovation of leadership to take forward the revolutionary project

Cuba’s anti-COVID vaccine candidate Soberana 02 begins phase III clinical trials

In this final and decisive phase of trials, the objective is to evaluate the efficacy, safety and immunogenicity of Soberana 02. If the vaccine produces fruitful results, Cuba will become the first country in the Latin American and the Caribbean region to develop its own vaccine

Cuba is one step closer to launching its own anti-COVID vaccines

Cuba is the only country in the Latin American and the Caribbean region that is working to develop its own vaccines against COVID-19. The country has four vaccine candidates. Two of them, Soberana 02 of the Finlay Vaccine Institute (IFV) and Abdala of the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB), will begin the third phase of clinical trials in March

The Trump administration’s parting outrage against Cuba

Medea Benjamin and Leonardo Flores criticize the decision of the Trump administration to include Cuba on the list of countries that “sponsor terrorism”

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