U.S. announces new restrictions against CubaChristian Fernsby ▼ | September 24, 2020
The United States imposed new restriction measures against Cuba, an effort to further deny Havana sources of revenue.
Topics: U.S Cuba
President Donald Trump first announced these measures during his remarks to honor the Bay of Pigs veterans.
Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday condemned Washington's intensified economic blockade against the island nation during his video address to the 75th session of the UN General Assembly.
In April 1961, the U.S. government supported an abortive invasion by Cuban exiles at the Bay of Pigs in southwest Cuba, after the 1959 Cuba Revolution led by Fidel Castro overthrew a U.S.-friendly government. ■