A demonstrator in solidarity with protests in Cuba outside the White House on July 18. Photo: Getty Images / TNS A demonstrator in solidarity with protests in Cuba outside the White House on July 18. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
A demonstrator in solidarity with protests in Cuba outside the White House on July 18. Photo: Getty Images / TNS

Joe Biden hits Cuba with more sanctions over its violent crackdown on protesters

  • The sanctions target government ministers who are deemed responsible for the repression of protesters demanding more freedom, food and health care
  • It is unclear what effect the sanctions would have, since few of the blacklisted individuals are likely to have assets or business dealings in the US

Topic |   United States
A demonstrator in solidarity with protests in Cuba outside the White House on July 18. Photo: Getty Images / TNS A demonstrator in solidarity with protests in Cuba outside the White House on July 18. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
A demonstrator in solidarity with protests in Cuba outside the White House on July 18. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
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