Full text: Report by Cuba on Resolution 60/12 of the United Nations General Assembly



Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba

Posted below is the index from the draft resolution submitted by Cuba to the member nations of the UN entitled "Necessity of Ending the Economic, Commercial and Financial Blockade Imposed by the United States of America Against Cuba." For the complete resolution see:
http://www.cubavsbloqueo.cu/informe2006/ingles/indexing.html

INDEX

INTRODUCTION

1. INTENSIFICATION OF THE BLOCKADE BY THE UNITED STATES

1.1 Action taken against Cuba

1.2 Ways in which individuals, institutions and NGO's are harassed, threatened and sanctioned

1.3 Opposition to the blockade within the United States

2. THE EXTRATERRITORIAL NATURE OF THE BLOCKADE POLICY

2.1 Persecution and punitive measures against Cuban financial assets

2.2 Examples of extraterritoriality in other sectors

2.3 The damage caused to foreign trade

2.4 Section 211 of the Omnibus Consolidated and Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act of 1999 and the new aggression regarding brand names.

3. THE DAMAGE CAUSED TO DIVERSE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL SECTORS

3.1 Damage caused to the sectors of greatest social impact and others.

3.2 Impact on other sectors of Cuba's economy

3.3 Impact on academic, scientific, cultural and sport-related exchanges between Cuba and the United States.

4. THE BLOCKADE'S IMPACT ON THE U.S. ECONOMY, THE U.S. PEOPLE AND OTHER PEOPLES OF THE WORLD.

5. NEW MEASURES WHICH ENCROACH UPON THE SOVEREIGNTY OF CUBA AND THIRD COUNTRIES AND AFFECT CUBA'S POPULATION AND ECONOMY.

CONCLUSIONS






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