The Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodriguez, denounced the “irresponsible conduct” of the United States Government during a virtual intervention in the special session of the General Assembly of the United Nations for the celebration of its 75th anniversary.
“It is the greatest danger to international peace and security. It promotes conflicts, unconventional wars and trade and imposes severe unilateral and squandering coercive measures, in its arms race, essential resources for the sustainable development of our peoples, “said the Cuban minister.
In permanent conflict
He also pointed out that Washington refuses to cooperate in confronting the multiple crises generated by the COVID-19 pandemic and it ignores important agreements on the environment, disarmament and arms control, while abandoning international forums such as the World Health Organization (WHO), UNESCO or the Human Rights Council.
“It would seem that he is at war with the planet, its vital resources and its inhabitants, “he added in his appearance from Havana.
Rodríguez also denounced that the current US administration has raised its hostility against Cuba at “qualitatively superior” levels by intensifying the economic, commercial and financial blockade it applies and attacking medical cooperation on the island and the governments that request it.
“He interferes in the internal affairs of dozens of UN member states and threatens those he accuses of influencing their corrupt electoral system. fear and lies The novel weapons are repeated in their dishonest media and disinformation strategy, “said the Cuban Foreign Minister.
The “Deal of the Century & rdquor;
The offensive of the head of diplomacy of the Caribbean island against his northern neighbor also included a criticism of his performance in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict which in his opinion prevents a “broad, just and lasting” solution, as the UN has historically demanded, and instead proposes the so-called “Deal of the Century”.
At the same time, it reaffirmed Cuba’s commitment to the principles of international law and the strengthening of the multilateralism, cooperation with international organizations and the empowerment of this UN General Assembly.
Cuban participation in the high-level session of the 75th session of the General Assembly foresees an intervention by the president Miguel Diaz-Canel, on Tuesday.