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The US imposed sanctions against the Minister of internal Affairs of Cuba of Julio Gandarilla. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the U.S. state Department.
The state Department said that the Minister had violated human rights in Venezuela. In this regard, in relation to Gandarilla and his immediate family accepted limitations. They will not be able to visit the United States.
Also the state Department has accused the Cuban Ministry’s unjustified arrest and detention of thousands of Cuban citizens. According to the us government in Cuba, more than 100 political prisoners illegally convicted. The sanctions the United States wants to support the Cuban and Venezuelan citizens, the report says.
The United States urged other countries to follow their example, forcing Cuba to liability for “violation and abuse of human rights and fundamental freedoms”.
Earlier in November, the United States threatened sanctions of Turkey for the purchase of Russian s-400. After a few days, the United States promised Egypt negative effects in case of purchase of Russian su-35.
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