General Assembly Calls for Lifting of U.S. Embargo Against Cuba

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The resolution was adopted by 187 votes in favour to 2 against (United States and Israel), with 3 abstentions (Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands and Palau). It reiterated previous calls on countries 'to refrain from promulgating and applying laws and measures' that do not conform to their obligations to reaffirm freedom of trade and navigation.

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