Africa Map

African Press Agency

African Press Agency Logo
   

 Home
 Country Profile
 Useful Links
 Contact us

Home

EU/CubaBack
[Published: Monday September 13 2021]

 MEPs' Cuba trip foiled by US embargo

 
BRUSSELS, 13 Sept. - (ANA) - The European Parliament's in-house travel agency, CWT Global, is a US owned-company and therefore will not be able to book MEP flights to Cuba - because of the American embargo against Havana.
 
"This clearly raises the question of how the European Parliament could have chosen an agency, which is restricted in its activities by foreign legislation," said Tilly Metz, a Green MEP from Luxembourg, in a recent letter sent to European Parliament president David Sassoli.  - (ANA) -
 
AB/ANA/13 September 2021 - - -

North South News website

Advertise banner

News icon Covid-19/Variants
News icon Germany/EU
News icon Apple/New Phones
News icon EU/Skilled Migrants
News icon EU/Accession countries
News icon G20/GDP
News icon UK/US/Astralia
News icon Kew Gardens/GWR
News icon Gabon/Peacekeepers
News icon UNCTAD/Global Economy

AFRICAN PRESS AGENCY Copyright © 2005 - 2007