STATEMENT BY DEPUTY DIRECTOR FOR MULTILATERAL AFFAIRS, PEDRO LUIS PEDROSO, ON THE DIALOGUE ON HUMAN RIGHTS WITH THE UNITED STATES

NYC Havana Blog

Havana, March 26, 2015

As it is known, on July 2014, Cuba proposed to the United States to hold a bilateral dialogue on human rights. This proposal was reiterated last January, 2015, and accepted by United States authorities.

Cuba has proposed to celebrate these conversations next March 31, in Washington DC.

Cuba expects this dialogue be developed in a constructive scenario, based on reciprocity, with no conditions and discrimination and with full respect to the sovereign equality, independence and non-interference in others’ internal affairs.

The dialogue will include issues of interest for both countries and, within this context, Cuba will show its achievements in the promotion and protection of all human rights, not only to the Cuban people, but also to the peoples of numerous nations that have received Cuba’s cooperation in health and education.

Likewise, we will express our concern on the situation of human rights in the United…

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