Home > Cubans living in US protest against Cuban gov't outside White House

Cubans living in US protest against Cuban gov't outside White House


Washington DC, Jul 17 (EFE).- Thousands of people rallied in the Cuban streets on Saturday in a pro-government march days after widespread protests rocked the communist regime amid an unprecedented economic and health crises on the island.Cubans living in exile in the United States poured out on the roads in solidarity with the anti-government protesters in Cuba, complaining that their brethren were struggling with food and medical care due to Covid-19.The protesters blame the communist dictatorship for the crisis amid a failing economy, food shortages, and frequent blackouts. (Camera: EFE).SHOT LIST: CUBANS LIVING IN EXILE IN THE UNITED STATES PROTEST AGAINST THE CUBAN GOVERNMENT OUTSIDE THE US WHITE HOUSE IN WASHINGTON, DC, US.SOUND BITE: ABEL SÁNCHEZ, ONE OF THE PROTESTERS (IN SPANISH).TRANSLATION: What we need is an automatic intervention, now, immediate. We don't need food, we don't need anything. What we need is freedom, which is what the Cuban people have been fighting for in the past 62 years and that is why all these Cubans are here today. For the freedom of Cuba.

Added on the 18/07/2021 14:00:00 - Copyright : EFE Inglés

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • 'Send arms to Ukraine': Ukrainian-Americans rally outside White House

    Hundreds of Ukrainian-Americans and US residents rally outside the White House in Washington, DC to protest Russia's invasion of Ukraine. "Please arm Ukraine," one woman shouts through a microphone. "Please help us. Please support us." IMAGES

    27/02/2022 - AFPTV - First images
  • White House appeals for 'restraint' by Kazakh authorities

    The White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki urges Kazakh authorities to show "restraint" in dealing with violent civil unrest. SOUNDBITE

    05/01/2022 - AFPTV - First images
  • Miami Cubans head to D.C. to protest outside Cuban embassy

    Miami, Jul 16 (EFE/EPA).- Hundreds of Miami Cubans departed Friday from Miami, Florida, in several buses bound for Washington D.C., to demand freedom and justice for Cuba Saturday outside the White House and to condemn the "massacre of a defenseless people" by the Government of Miguel Díaz- Canel. (Camera: CRISTOBAL HERRERA).SHOT LIST: SEVERAL CUBAN-AMERICANS GET ON BUSES TO TRAVEL TO WASHINGTON D.C. FROM THE GRAPELAND PARK IN MIAMI, FLORIDA, US.

    17/07/2021 - EFE Inglés
  • 'Free the vaccine': Activists protest outside White House as Biden hosts Merkel

    Activists lay down body bags outside the White House ahead of a meeting between US President Joe Biden and Angela Merkel to protest the German chancellor’s opposition to Covid-19 vaccine patent waivers, which proponents say would vastly increase vaccine supplies to fight the pandemic across the worl

    15/07/2021 - Euronews EN
  • FBI To Capitol Rioters: We Know Who You Are And We're Coming To Find You

    Following the violent attack on the US Capitol, federal officials launched the most extensive counterterrorism probe since September 11, 2001. Meanwhile, the heads of the Justice Department and the Department of Homeland Security--and the President himself--have remained essentially silent. But according to CNN, the Federal Bureau of Investigation means business. And FBI Director Christopher Wray doesn't mind saying so. Wray says the agency is monitoring 'extensive' online chatter about future protests and warned the men and women who wreaked havoc on the Capitol. We know who you are, if you're out there and FBI agents are coming to find you. Christopher Wray Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation The insurrection was fueled by President Donald Trump's lies about his definitive election loss. It also exposed the reach of baseless conspiracy theories that have radicalized Americans to the point that they laid siege to their own Capitol.

    16/01/2021 - Wochit

More videosNews

Watch video of  - DemainEntreprendre - épisode 12 - Label : Economie wallonne -

DemainEntreprendre - épisode 12

29/04/2021 12:55:32