22 August 1980

The 21st Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 19-23 August, 1980 in Hamden, Connecticut:

Whereas the United States of America and other allied countries have imposed a trade embargo for 20 years on Cuba that caused tremendous suffering for its people,

Be it resolved that Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom meeting in its 21st International congress at Hamden, Connecticut, 19-23 August, 1980,

Urges the United States Government to initiate the normalization of diplomatic and trade relations with Cuba accompanied by the removal of the US military installation on Guatanamo Bay and the end of reconnaissance flights over Cuba.