Brazil for first time votes against U.N. call for end to U.S. embargo on Cuba

Tourists in a vintage car pass by the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba, November 7, 2019. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Brazil voted for the first time with the United States on Thursday against an annual United Nations resolution condemning and calling for an end to Washington’s economic embargo on Communist-ruled Cuba, while Colombia and Ukraine abstained. The 193-member General Assembly still overwhelmingly adopted the resolution for the 28th year with 187 […]

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