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Morocco and Cuba discuss medical cooperation

Rabat, May 10 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of the governments of Cuba and Morocco discussed issues of common interest, including cooperation in the healthcare sector, diplomatic sources reported on Monday. During a meeting between Cuban Ambassador Javier Domokos Ruiz and Moroccan … Continue reading

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Health intervention against Covid-19 to start on Wednesday in Havana

Havana, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Health intervention in Cuba’s at-risk groups and territories will start on Wednesday, May 12, in seven municipalities of Havana, with the Abdala vaccine candidate against Covid-19, local media reported on Sunday. The Tribuna de La … Continue reading

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US Medical NGO Receives Commerce License To Send Cuba Syringes

U.S. medical humanitarian organization Global Health Partners has received a license from the U.S. Commerce Department in a victory for an international solidarity campaign to donate much-need syringes to Cuba in support of its mass vaccination campaign against COVID-19. May … Continue reading

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Mexico insists on democratizing vaccine production through CELAC

Mexico, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexico, as the pro tempore president of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), insisted on the democratization of the distribution of vaccines against Covid-19, La Jornada reported on Thursday. The newspaper pointed … Continue reading

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Cuba calls for joining forces to face global recovery challenge

United Nations, May 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Wednesday called at the United Nations for joining forces and efforts to face the immense challenge of global socio-economic recovery amid the Covid-19 pandemic. This was stated by the First Deputy Minister … Continue reading

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US blockade against Cuba negatively impacts on its people’s health

Havana, May 5 (Prensa Latina) The US economic blockade against Cuba has had a negative impact on the health of the Cuban people for almost six decades, an impact that increased with the Covid-19 pandemic, health authorities denounced here on … Continue reading

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Syringes for Cuba campaign makes progress in Spain

Madrid, May 4 (Prensa Latina) An international initiative to raise funds for the purchase of syringes for Cuba has collected more than 90,000 euros in Spain, the non-governmental organization (NGO) Sodepaz said on Tuesday. The sum collected so far is … Continue reading

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Syringes for Cuba global campaign makes progress in Spain

Madrid, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) An international initiative to collect funds for the purchase of syringes destined for Cuba has raised more than 67,000 euros in Spain until Friday, the non-governmental organization (NGO) SODEPAZ informed. What has been achieved to … Continue reading

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Bill to purchase Cuba’s vaccine submitted to Honduran Congress

Tegucigalpa, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) The Honduran National Congress (Parliament) on Friday received a bill submitted by Congresswoman Scherly Arriaga which proposes the purchase of Cuba’s Covid-19 vaccine Soberana. ‘I have submitted the bill so that Honduras, through the National … Continue reading

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Cuba, Dominica sign new health cooperation deal

Havana, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Dominica signed a new health cooperation deal that includes teaching, Cuba’s Foreign Ministry published on Thursday. According to the official website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cuba has been offering medical assistance … Continue reading

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