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Harassment of United States against Cuba condemned in Spain

Madrid, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of Cuban emigration in the Basque Country gathered on Saturday to denounce the intensification of the economic, financial and commercial blockade of the United States against their country. Convened by groups of Cubans residing … Continue reading

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Cuba’s breakthroughs are the basis of Soberana 1 vaccine candidate

Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s breakthroughs by the biopharmaceutical industry in the production of vaccines are the basis of Soberana 1 vaccine candidate, recognized the president of the BioCubaFarma business group, Eduardo Martinez. In statements to the Granma newspaper, … Continue reading

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Cuban doctors proposed from Chile for 2021 Nobel Peace Prize

Santiago, Chile, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Norwegian Nobel Institute accepted to include from Chile the nomination of Cuba’s Henry Reeve Medical Contingent for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. The proposal was presented to the Norwegian entity by prominent Chilean … Continue reading

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Cuban president holds talks with his Kenyan counterpart

Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel had a fruitful telephone conversation today with his Kenyan counterpart, Uhuru Kenyatta.On his Twitter account, the Caribbean leader said that during the conversation they exchanged on topics of the bilateral agenda, … Continue reading

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Henry Reeve Brigade returns home after fighting COVID-19 in Haiti

Oct 7 (Radio Rebelde) After six months of intense work in the fight against COVID-19, members of the Cuban Henry Reeve medical brigade returned to the country on Wednesday with the satisfaction of having fulfilled their duty. “We give you … Continue reading

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Cuban collaborators save more than 5,000 lives in Jamaica

Havana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health collaborators report today 5,081 lives saved in Jamaica and support local efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19 from the first line of response. According to what the Cuban embassy in Kingston told … Continue reading

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Eswatini, Cuba celebrate 15 years of medical collaboration

Mbabane, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) Eswatini and Cuba are celebrating 15 years of the beginning of Cuban medical collaboration with this southern African kingdom. Cuba’s collaboration with Eswatini in this field, recalls Kenya’s Beatriz Monjes Leyva, head of the island’s … Continue reading

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Human Rights Council adopts Cuban resolution on international order

Geneva, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The UN Human Rights Council on Wednesday adopted a resolution presented by Cuba to extend the mandate of the Independent Expert on the Promotion of a Democratic and Equitable International Order, an initiative backed by … Continue reading

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Puebla Group rejects US campaign against Cuban medicine

Brasilia, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Puebla Group, an alliance made up of progressive leaders from Latin America and Europe, rejected the new US maneuvers to use the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) to discredit the Cuban medical collaboration. Signed by former … Continue reading

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Cuba: COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Will Include Other Five Serums

Cuban experts preclude concluding the clinical trial phases in January of 2021 and start large vaccinations in the first semester of the year. Oct 5 (teleSUR) During a visit of Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez to the Finlay Vaccine Institute (IFV), it … Continue reading

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