Category Archives: Healthcare

Cuba demonstrates advances in health care and pharmaceutical industry

Beijing, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuba demonstrated in an international event in China its advances in medical care, service provision and preparation of effective products for the biopharmaceutical industry, as per diplomatic sources reports. The Minister of Foreign Affairs in … Continue reading

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Brazilian foundation: Cuban doctors deserve Nobel Peace Prize

Brasilia, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) A statement released by the Mauricio Grabois Foundation, a civil entity established by the Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB), indicates that Cuban health professionals deserve the Nobel Peace Prize for their exemplary performance in situations … Continue reading

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China rejects US effort to blame Cuba for terrorism

Beijing, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) China firmly rejected this Tuesday the US efforts to tighten blockade against Cuba under the pretext of the fight against terrorism, by calling for international unity against this scourge. In response to Prensa Latina, Zhao … Continue reading

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Cuban medical brigade nominated for Nobel Prize in South Africa

Pretoria, May 30 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban international medical brigade specializing in disasters and serious epidemics ‘Henry Reeve’ deserves the Nobel Peace Prize, said the prominent politician Phatse Justice Piitso in South Africa. In a personal public letter, the current … Continue reading

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How Cuba is succeeding in the fight against COVID

With a government-run medical system, the island has contained the virus to a tiny fraction of the cases in the US. BY REESE ERLICH – MAY 28, 2020 48Hills-Independent San Francisco news and culture One morning along a street with cracked sidewalks … Continue reading

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Cuba ratifies support to WHO in the face of US criticism

Havana, May 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez ratified this Saturday the full support to the World Health Organization (WHO) and its management in the confrontation with the Covid-19, in view of the criticism from the United States. … Continue reading

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Debunking the New York Times Story on Mexico and COVID

Powerful interests, both national and international, are attempting to use the COVID crisis as a means to step up their campaign against Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO). By Kurt Hackbarth  –  May 9, 2020 (Orinoco Tribune) MEXICO CITY … Continue reading

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US sanctions are hindering the distribution of Cuban drugs combating Covid-19

As biotechnology labs in Havana develop drugs to thwart the pandemic, the US blockade threatens further research and production. by Andy Robinson — Open Democracy 29 May 2020 “We joke in Cuba that if we discovered the remedy for the … Continue reading

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Favourable scenario vs. Covid-19 in Cuba is due to joint effort

Havana, May 29 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez today stressed that the island maintains a favorable scenario in dealing with the Covid-19, as a result of the joint work of several sectors. In his Twitter account, the Foreign … Continue reading

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Cuba denounces negative effect of unilateral coercive measures

United Nations, May 28 (Prensa Latina) Unilateral coercive measures today have a serious humanitarian and socioeconomic effect on the countries that suffer them, and prevent the effective response of developing nations to the Covid-19, Cuba denounced at the UN. Cuba’s … Continue reading

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