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Raul Castro criticizes US economic war against Cuba

Havana, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) The United States is waging against Cuba the most overarching and unequal economic war imposed on any other nation, the first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), Army General Raul Castro, said here … Continue reading

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Cuba stresses US blockade impact on transportation

United Nations, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Permanent Representative to the United Nations Pedro Luis Pedroso stressed on Thursday the US blockade impact on the country´s transportation sector. On Twitter, Luis Pedroso pointed out that from March 2019 to May … Continue reading

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Mexico prepares for 25th Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba

Mexico, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexico’s Movement of Solidarity with Cuba accelerates the preparations for the 25th National Meeting which will take place on April 24th and 25th, this time in a virtual way, according to organizers. All solidarity organizations … Continue reading

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Cuba prioritizes food production

Havana, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, today highlighted the recent approval of 63 measures to boost food production in the country, considered a priority on the government agenda. In a message published on Twitter, the president recognized … Continue reading

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US organizations highlight 8th Congress of Cuba’s Communist Party

Washington, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Latin American emigration organizations in the US city of Miami, Florida, on Wednesday stressed the importance of the 8th Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) to be held from April 16 … Continue reading

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US campaign shows Cuban community’s rejection to the blockade

Havana, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) The campaign to reject the US blockade against Cuba developed in the United States proves that the majority of the Cuban community abroad is against it, said on Wednesday an activist of the project. In … Continue reading

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Italy’s Senate approves motion against US blockade

Rome, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) The Italian Senate on Wednesday approved a motion in favor of lifting the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba, Cuban embassy indicated in a statement. The initiative presented by Senators Paola Nugnes and … Continue reading

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International pressure a must to achieve change in US-Cuba relations

Paris, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) The policy of the new president of the United States, Joe Biden, towards Cuba will only improve if strong international pressure is exerted to do so, Francoise Escarpit, a journalist specialized in Latin America, assured … Continue reading

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President Diaz-Canel regrets former US attorney general’s death

Havana, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday regretted the death of former United States Attorney General Ramsey Clark, whom he described as an honest man of solidarity. On his Twitter account, the president noted that the … Continue reading

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How Cuba Beat the Pandemic: From Developing New Vaccines to Sending Doctors Overseas to Help Others

APRIL 09, 2021 – Democracy Now! STORY Watch Full Show Since last year, approximately 440 Cubans have died from COVID-19, giving Cuba one of the lowest death rates per capita in the world. Cuba is also developing five COVID-19 vaccines, including two … Continue reading

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