The meme reads, "The access to the products needed to develop cancer and COVID-19 vaccines is limited severelyby unjustified US sanctions against Cuba. Dr.C Belinda Sanchez Ramirez, Director of Immunobiology at the Center for Molecular Immunology."
On Sunday, Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez arrived in New York to attend the 289th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) voting against the blockade to take place on June 23.
The UNGA resolution condemning the blockade has been passed 28 times in a row. In 2019, only Brazil and Israel backed U.S. negative stance, while Colombia and Ukraine abstained.
Cuban population is severely affected by the blockade, which has caused over US$9 billion loss amid the COVID-19 pandemic.