US Makes Historic Vote At United Nations By Not Voting At All
For the past 25 years, the United Nations has voted on a resolution calling for an end to the Cuba embargo. Until 2016, the U.S. always voted no.By Stephanie Liebergen | October 26, 2016
For the first time, the U.S. didn't vote against the United Nations resolution calling for an end to the Cuba embargo.
"Today, the United States will abstain," said U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power.