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Vietnam to Buy 10 Million Doses of Cuban Anti-COVID-19 Vaccine

Vietnam will thus become the first country outside Cuba to produce this medicine, whose emergency use was approved on Saturday.  Sept 19 (teleSUR) Vietnam approved on Monday the purchase of 10 million doses of the Cuban anti-Covid-19 vaccine, Abdala (CIGB-66), … Continue reading

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Fruitful meeting between Cuba and WHO on Covid-19 vaccines

Havana, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Experts from Cuba and the World and Pan-American Health organization on Thursday described the meeting for the international recognition of Cuba’s vaccines against Covid-19 as excellent and fruitful. The announcement was made by the Cuban … Continue reading

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Cuban children are vaccinated against Covid-19

Havana, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban pediatric population aged 11 to 18 is currently receiving its first dose of Covid-19 vaccines, while other territories joined the campaign on Wednesday, although children with uncompensated chronic diseases will be excluded for … Continue reading

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Cuban documentary on Chernobyl highly acclaimed in Spain

Text and FotosPL: Fausto Triana Madrid, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) Strong emotions, standing ovations and expressions of admiration for Cuba were aroused on Sunday during the screening in Spain of the documentary ‘Sacha, un niño de Chernobyl’ (Sacha, a Child … Continue reading

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Cuban foreign minister ratifies commitment to South-South cooperation

Havana, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Sunday today ratified Cuba’s commitment to South-South cooperation, which is a reflection of the solidarity and humanist vocation of the Cuban people. The foreign minister commented on his Twitter account … Continue reading

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Cuba reports highest survival rate in children with Covid-19

Havana, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba´s daily reports of children and adolescents with Covid-19 exceed 1,000. However, statistics register a 99% survival rate for this age group, an expert pointed out. On Saturday, the eastern province of Camagüey and Havana … Continue reading

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Cuban President thanks donation from Caribbean countries

Havana, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel on Saturday thanked Caribbean nations for their donation of medical supplies sent on a plane from Venezuela. On Twitter, the Cuban president expressed his gratitude to Barbados, Saint Lucia, Saint Kitts … Continue reading

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Cuban president honors work of health professioanls

Havana, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Friday honored the health personnel and the historic leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro, who was the driving force behind the training of human resources in that sector in Cuba. On … Continue reading

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Cuba and Namibia are interested in expanding mutual cooperation

Havana, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) The Cuba-Namibia Joint Working Group on Wednesday recognized at its fifth session the importance of resuming cooperation in education, sports, information technology and mining, sectors with positive results in previous stages of bilateral ties. Both … Continue reading

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Nicaragua´s second donation arrived at Cuba´s Mariel port

Havana, Sep 7 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua´s second donation batch with food including red beans and vegetable oil has arrived Monday night at Cuba´s Mariel port, located in the western province of Artemisa. During the welcoming ceremony, Nicaraguan Ambassador Luis Cabrera … Continue reading

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