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Minnesota lawmakers call for medical collaboration with Cuba

Washington, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) A group of 11 State Senators and Representatives from Minnesota on Thursday hold their call to promote medical collaboration with Cuba in order to fight Covid-19. In a letter sent to Governor of Minnesota, Dem. … Continue reading

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USA suspends private charter flights to Cuba

Washington, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Thursday the suspension of private charter flights to Cuba, a measure that particularly affects families on both sides of the Strait. Pompeo, has recently increased his … Continue reading

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France rejects blockade on Cuba and its extraterritoriality

Paris, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) The French government ratified the need that the United States ends its blockade against Cuba and condemned the extraterritorial siege, a position Senator Michelle Greaume disclosed on Wednesday. According to Greaume, who is also a … Continue reading

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Anti-apartheid fighter recalls Fidel Castro’s legacy

Pretoria, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) South Africa’s veteran anti-apartheid fighter Ronnie Kasrils on Wednesday highlighted the legacy of Fidel Castro for Southern Africa, on the occasion of the 94th anniversary of the leader of the Cuban revolution’s birth (August 13). … Continue reading

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Chilean people support Nobel Prize for Cuban doctors

Santiago de Chile, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Chilean people, from the most diverse sectors, are joining today in support of the international call for the Nobel Peace Prize to the ¨Henry Reeve¨ Cuban medical brigade. Abelardo Castro Hidalgo, ex-president of … Continue reading

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Love and solidarity mark aid sending to Cuba from Netherlands

Amsterdam, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) The Association of Cubans in the Netherlands (ACH) completed this month filling a container with medical aid for the island, an initiative marked by love and solidarity, Francisco Manuel Freyre, one of its organizers, said … Continue reading

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UN experts condemn sanctions against Cuba and Venezuela

United Nations, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Unilateral economic sanctions against countries like Cuba and Venezuela are causing today greater suffering and limitations for their people amid the Covid-19 pandemic, UN independent rapporteurs warned. According to a report by five UN … Continue reading

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Diaz-Canel calls for telling the truth about Cuba on social media

Havana, Aug. 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel has urged to tell the country’s truths to the world on social media, in view of U.S. hardened media aggression. In his Twitter account, the President pointed out that the U.S. … Continue reading

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Díaz-Canel denounces the US plan against Cuba during Covid-19

Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, denounced today the United States plan against his country, which aims to take advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic to increase the damage of the economic blockade and use it … Continue reading

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Canada’s airlines express interest in resuming flights to Cuba

Ottawa, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Several Canadian airlines express interest in resuming their flights to Cuba from September to October, a specialized media disclosed on Friday. According to the report that appeared on PAX Global Media website, a leader in … Continue reading