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Lopez Obrador reveals false set-up in Mexico against Cuban doctors

Mexico City, May 25 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador today denied a press montage about Cuban doctors as part of a campaign against government decisions on health matters. He made the accusation in the section Who’s Who in … Continue reading

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WHO thanks Cuba for international support during Covid-19 pandemic

Geneva, May 25 (Prensa Latina) World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom on Wednesday thanked Cuba for its support for several nations during the most difficult times of the Covid-19 pandemic. Adhanom tweeted that he met with Cuban Minister … Continue reading

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Cuban Foreign Minister thanks donation to transplant program

Havana, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez thanked the donation made by Cuban emigrants to the pediatric liver transplant program through the solidarity platform Puentes de Amor (Bridges of Love). The official stressed that this gesture of … Continue reading

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Cuba is a world leader in Covid-19 vaccination

Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday highlighted Cuba’s high rate of administration of Covid-19 vaccines per 100 inhabitants, an indicator in which it is a world leader. On his Twitter account, the foreign minister … Continue reading

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Mexico-Cuba Agreement includes medical training, research and vaccine

Mexico City, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The Mexico-Cuba Health Agreement includes the training of specialists, research, vaccines, medicines and hiring of Cuban doctors, the Ministry of Health announced. As promised by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador that he would fully … Continue reading

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Uninterrupted Cuban medical cooperation with Guatemala for 24 years 

Guatemala City, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Health, Regla Angulo, highlighted here the ties of the island’s medical cooperation with Guatemala for 24 years without interruption. During a visit to this Central American country, Angulo met with … Continue reading

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President Lopez Obrador defends hiring Cuban doctors in Mexico

Mexico, May 16 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador came out on Monday against a conservative campaign against hiring Cuban doctors in Mexico as was agreed upon during his recent visit to Havana. In his daily morning press conference … Continue reading

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Lopez Obrador reports on health cooperation agreements with Cuba

Mexico City, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday reported on the healthcare cooperation agreement signed during his working visit to Cuba, which ended on Sunday night. At his morning press briefing at the National … Continue reading

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Cuba decorates French expert for contributing to Covid-19 vaccines

Havana, May 6 (Prensa Latina) French Doctor Francoise Keita was decorated on Thursday with the Carlos J. Finlay Order, granted by the Council of State of Cuba. The awarding ceremony was held in the premises of the Finlay Vaccines Institute … Continue reading

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Cuba is grateful of donation from friends and residents in Lebanon

Beirut, May 3 (Prensa Latina) The head of Cuba’s diplomatic mission in Lebanon, Jorge Leon, on Tuesday expressed gratitude for a donation of medical materials sent by friends of Cuba to help fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Leon highlighted the solidarity … Continue reading

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