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Russian friendship society launches call to help Cuba

Moscow, July 29 (Prensa Latina) President of Russian Society of Friendship with Cuba (RSFC), Alexei Lavrov, announced today a national plan organized by the group to send solidarity aid to the island, given the difficulties it faces. In a video … Continue reading

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Colombian youths thank Cuba for medical studies

Havana, Jul 26 (Prensa Latina) Young Colombians on Monday thanked the Cuban people and government for the possibility of studying medicine in this Caribbean nation. The students said on a video conference that they sent to the Cuban Embassy in … Continue reading

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Russia sent two planes with humanitarian aid for Cuba

Moscow, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Defense Ministry reported today that 88 tons of humanitarian assistance were sent to Cuba in two military transport planes. On behalf of the President of the Russian Federation, the aircrafts are delivering aid … Continue reading

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Cuba thanks US solidarity movement for donation

Havana, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Friday thanked the United States Solidarity Movement with Cuba for its contribution to the combat against Covid-19 in Cuba. On his Twitter account, Rodriguez highlighted the fund-raising for the purchase … Continue reading

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Cuba Thanks US Citizens for Sending 6 Million Syringes

“We appreciate the support of the American people. We can live in peace and harmony, building bridges and not blocks,” Díaz-Canel said via Twitter.  July 22 (teleSUR) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel thanked the U.S. people on Thursday for their solidarity … Continue reading

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Solidarity Groups from the US Send 6 Million Syringes to Cuba

With a call for solidarity, love and the elimination of the blockade, the Cuba Solidarity Movement in the United States held a press conference to reaffirm its commitment to the island and announce the successful U.S. campaign to send 6 … Continue reading

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Mexico Donates 800,000 Syringes to Cuba

The shipment aims to help the Caribbean nation on its mass COVID-19 vaccination campaign.  July 19 (teleSUR) On Sunday, Cuba’s Foreign Affairs Minister Bruno Rodriguez expressed his gratitude to the administration of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) for the 800,000 syringes donation to fight the … Continue reading

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Cuban FM was grateful to CELAC for donation to fight Covid-19

Havana, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Sunday expressed gratitude to the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) for the donation of 800,000 syringes with needles to fight Covid-19. On his official Twitter account, … Continue reading

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Cuba’s Henry Reeve Doctors Brigade Returns From Mexico

The doctors treated 1,165 patients with SARS-CoV-2, saved 184 lives, and rehabilitated 158 people. The Henry Reeve International Brigade has served in several countries from Africa, Europe, and Latin America amid the COVID-19 pandemic.   July 15 (teleSUR) The last group … Continue reading

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Abdala, The 1st Latin American Vaccine Authorized for Use

Given its emergency use authorization Friday morning, Abdala becomes the first vaccine developed and produced in Latin America to be approved for masisve emergency use.  July 9 (teleSUR) The emergency use authorization issued today by the Medicines, Equipment and Medical … Continue reading

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