Planes With Russian Humanitarian Aid Land in Cuba - Videos
Earlier, Cuba’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) confirmed the first Russian delivery via Twitter.
Betsy Díaz Velázquez, ministra de de Comercio Interior y Ana Teresita González Fraga, viceministra primera del @MINCEX_CUBA, reciben el primero de dos vuelos procedentes de Rusia🇷🇺con ayuda humanitaria para enfrentar la #Covid19.pic.twitter.com/UqJY6bhAje— Cancillería de Cuba (@CubaMINREX) July 26, 2021
The economic sufferring was triggered by the continued US blockade of Cuba. According to the Cuba government, the rollout of Cuba’s vaccine was delayed because US sanctions prevented raw materials from being imported. Even now, as COVID cases in Cuba rise to their highest levels since the pandemic began, Biden has made no attempt to lift the economic restrictions.