Viewing Campaign News from June 2021

Breaking the Blockade 3: Reactions to the 2021 UN vote online meeting

Campaign News | Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Join us live from New York to discuss the results of the latest United Nations General Assembly vote with Ana Silvia Rodríguez, Cuba's Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN On 23 June 2021 the United Nations General Assembly will vote for the 29th time on Cuba’s resolution calling for an end ... read more

CSC activists protest against the US blockdade

Campaign News | Saturday, 19 June 2021

Cuba Solidarity Campaign activists took actions in London, Manchester and Sheffield today as part of the World Caravan Against the US blockade of Cuba. The events were part of an international weekend of actions in advance of the United Nations General Assembly vote on the US blockade which takes place on ... read more

London, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield & Brighton actions

Campaign News | Friday, 18 June 2021

A special world day of action has been called ahead of the June 2021 United Nations vote on the US blockade. UK EVENTS: Saturday 19 June, 12-1pm, London Meet 11.50am for 12pm start at Embankment TubeWalk/cycle to Trafalgar Square via Parliament Square & Thames EmbankmentJoin the whole caravan or meet us along the ... read more

COVID-19 Medical Appeal Update on second shipment of aid

Campaign News | Thursday, 10 June 2021

In May, a further £16,500 was spent on equipment to help Cuba treat and vaccinate its people as part of the Cuba Solidarity Campaign’s COVID-19 Medical Appeal. Since launching the appeal in mid-April, over £35,000 has been raised by CSC members, affiliates and supporters to help the island’s health workers fight ... read more

 CSC director Rob Miller with special guest to draw the raffle, Peter Kavanagh, Unite London & Eastern Regional Secretary

CSC 2021 Blockade Buster Raffle winners

Campaign News | Tuesday, 8 June 2021

The grand draw took place this week at the CSC office in London, with the help of Unite London & Eastern Regional Secretary, Peter Kavanagh. The raffle raised nearly £20,000 for the Campaign and we would like to thank all our members and supporters who bought tickets this year. CSC director ... read more

No change to anti-Cuban policy and US sanctions against Cuba

Campaign News | Tuesday, 25 May 2021

On 24 May, the deputy director of Multilateral Affairs of the Cuban Foreign Ministry, María del Carmen Herrera said that the sanctions imposed by Donald Trump against Cuba remain unchanged under the mandate of Democrat Joe Biden. "Unfortunately, we cannot be optimistic, because four months after the Biden administration came to ... read more

Cuban minister thanks CSC for COVID-19 support

Campaign News | Wednesday, 19 May 2021

The Cuba Solidarity Campaign has received a letter of thanks from Ana Teresita Gonzalez Fraga, Vice Foreign Minister of Cuba, for the recent purchase of raw materials to help treat COVID-19 patients on the island. In April CSC launched COVID-19 Medical Appeal which has already raised more than £25,000. We are ... read more

Grahame Morris MP asks US President Joe Biden to reverse Trump policy on Cuba

Campaign News | Tuesday, 18 May 2021

Grahame Morris, British MP for Easington and Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cuba has sent a letter to President Joe Biden asking him to reverse sanctions imposed under the Trump administration and to permit humanitarian aid and family remitances to be allowed into the country in the ... read more

MEETING: Breaking the Blockade 2

Campaign News | Monday, 10 May 2021

In conversation with María del Carmen Herrera from Cuba's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Register and send your questions today You can watch live here: In a few weeks the United Nations General Assembly will vote for the 29th year on Cuba’s resolution demanding an end to the six-decade old US blockade. Under the presidency ... read more

Reverend Pablo Odén Marichal - Message of Condolence

Campaign News | Thursday, 6 May 2021

On behalf of the Cuba Solidarity Campaign and Grahame Morris MP of the United Kingdom we would like to pass on our sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Reverend Pablo Odén Marichal who passed away on 3rd May 2021. Cuba Solidarity Campaign: Reverend Marichal was a great ambassador for ... read more