HAVANA, Cuba (CBSMiami) – For the 28th year in a row, Cuba’s United Nations delegation presented that body’s General Assembly with a resolution to remove US government economic, financial and commercial embargo against them.
Last year, the resolution was overwhelmingly approved by 189 of the 193 countries that make up the United Nations.READ MORE: Tiger Woods Says His Days Of Playing Golf Full Time Are Over
But this year, the Cubans say the United States is pressuring Latin American countries to vote “no.”READ MORE: Car Smashed Into Fort Lauderdale Business, Driver Taken To Hospital
Despite that, the non-binding resolution is expected pass.MORE NEWS: 'Waiting To Get Your Booster Is A Bad Idea': Local Experts Weigh In On Omicron COVID Variant
Since taking office, the Trump administration has been taking steps to tighten the embargo and undo President Barack Obama’s opening of Cuba.