Author Archives: Anthony Brenner

Blockade against Cuba hinders efforts against Covid-19, Cuba says

Geneva, Switzerland, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Tuesday denounced at the Human Rights Council the restrictions to the fight against Covid-19 due to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States, a hostile policy that has … Continue reading

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Why the United States is Criminally Attacking Venezuela’s Gasoline Supply: “Without Fuel You Can’t Run Tractors”

July 7 (Orinoco Tribune) According to a report issued by the United States Department of Agriculture, the US government is attacking the gasoline supply to Venezuelan aiming at its agricultural sector and so attacking food production, which would lead to the … Continue reading

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Cuba Denounces US Blockade Worsening During The Pandemic

The diplomat also referred to the U.S. government’s hostile actions, such as hindering access to banking operations, medical supplies, fuel, donations, and trade amidst COVID-19 exceptional situations. July 7 (teleSUR) Cuba’s Deputy Foreign Affairs Ministry (Minrex) director for the U.S. Johana Tablada … Continue reading

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Cuban medical brigades saved more than 800 lives in Jamaica in June

Havana, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban medical brigade working in Jamaica saved 823 lives in June as a support to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. According to data provided to Prensa Latina by the Cuban diplomatic mission in Kingston, the … Continue reading

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The Strategic Importance of Trump-Lopez Obrador Meeting

By: John M. Ackerman Trump and AMLO worked together to craft a new version of the 1994 NAFTA agreement. July 7 (teleSUR) We should not underestimate the enormous symbolic and strategic importance of the meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and … Continue reading

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Ministers denounce tightening of US blockade against Cuba

Havana, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The minister for Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment (MINCEX), Rodrigo Malmierca, on Tuesday denounced the illegal and inhumane nature of the US blockade against Cuba and the tightening of economic measures against the Caribbean island. … Continue reading

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Cuba Sends Another 3 Medical Brigades to Africa

Out of the 111 collaborators that make up the three brigades, 76 will work in Equatorial Guinea, 19 in Sao Tome and Principe and 16 will travel to Sierra Leone. Cuba’s foreign affairs minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla Monday announced the … Continue reading

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Cuban president congratulates CARICOM on 47th anniversary

Havana, Jul 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel sent a message of congratulations and appreciation to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) on the occasion of its 47th anniversary. The Caribbean Community was created on July 4th, 1973, with the signing … Continue reading

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Cuban President highlights 30th anniversary of the São Paulo Forum

Havana, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel highlighted on Monday the 30th anniversary of the founding of the São Paulo Forum, a space for unity and integration of the revolutionary forces of Latin America. The president tweeted to … Continue reading

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Recoveries from Covid-19 in Cuba increase to 2,229

Havana, Jul 5 (Prensa Latina) Following two new medical discharges, the number of patients recovered from Covid-19 in Cuba rose to 2,229, the Ministry of Public Health said on Sunday. Francisco Duran, director of Epidemiology for the entity, reported both … Continue reading

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