The debate of the UN General Assembly's 73rd session that discussed the draft resolution calling for end to embargo against Cuba (Photo: VNA)

The maintenance of the embargo is inappropriate and needs to be promptly removed in its entirety, Hang said at the ministry’s regular press conference in Hanoi on November 8th.

The lifting of the embargo will meet the aspirations and legitimate interests of Cuban people, as well as contribute to development, peace, and stability in the Americas, she said./.