White Home Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Monday implied Biden’s assertion on the Cuba protests didn’t truly come from Joe Biden.
Hundreds of Cubans got here out to protest the damaged healthcare system and demanded freedom from the Communist dictatorship on Sunday.
That is the most important protest in Cuba in many years.
Cubans have been holding American flags chanting “freedom!”
Joe Biden launched an announcement on Monday supporting the Cuban protesters, nevertheless he didn’t point out the phrase “Communism.”
“We stand with the Cuban individuals and their clarion name for freedom and aid from the tragic grip of the pandemic and from the many years of repression and financial struggling to which they’ve been subjected by Cuba’s authoritarian regime. The Cuban individuals are bravely asserting elementary and common rights. These rights, together with the correct of peaceable protest and the correct to freely decide their very own future, should be revered. The USA calls on the Cuban regime to listen to their individuals and serve their wants at this very important second somewhat than enriching themselves.” Joe Biden supposedly mentioned Monday.
Psaki recommended the assertion didn’t even come from Joe Biden.
“The assertion…we put out within the president’s identify this morning, in his voice after all,” Psaki mentioned.
Psaki admits Biden isn’t the one saying what’s in his statements:
“The assertion…we put out within the president’s identify this morning, in his voice after all” pic.twitter.com/dKItUvRv63
— The First (@TheFirstonTV) July 12, 2021