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British parliamentarians send message of condolence

Campaign News | Tuesday, 9 August 2022

Grahame Morris MP has sent a message of condolence on behalf of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cuba to the Cuban people following the fires at the Matanzas oil tanker storage plant. The message sent on Monday 8 August states: On behalf of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cuba ... read more

Matanzas fire updates

News from Cuba | Sunday, 7 August 2022

At 7pm on Friday 5 August, lightning struck a tank at the Matanzas Supertanker Base, 62 miles east of Havana. While firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze and keep adjacent tanks cool, a further tank caught fire. As of Sunday 7 August, one person had died, more than 100 were ... read more

CSC sends condolences to the Cuban people following the tanker fire in Matanzas

Campaign News | Sunday, 7 August 2022

The Cuba Solidarity Campaign sends our deepest condolences and love to the families of the dead, injured and missing following the devastating accident at the Supertanker Base in Matanzas on Friday 5 August. Our strength and solidarity goes out to the emergency services who have been trying to contain the ongoing ... read more

Matanzas Donations

News from Cuba | Saturday, 6 August 2022

MATANZAS DONATIONS The Cuban government has set up an emergency bank account for people wishing to help. If you have any problems transferring money please contact CSC on or call 020 7490 5715. CSC can receive donations for medical aid for Cuba which we can transfer to Cuba when ... read more

Biden Should Remove Cuba from the Infamous State Sponsors of Terrorism List

News from Cuba | Friday, 5 August 2022

As the Cuban government celebrates the July 26 Day of the National Rebellion–a public holiday commemorating the 1953 attack on the Moncada Barracks that is considered the precursor to the 1959 revolution–U.S. groups are calling on the Biden administration to stop its cruel sanctions that are creating such hardship for ... read more