Category Archives: Healthcare

St. Kitts and Nevis Thanks Cuba for Its Aid Against COVID-19

Despite sanctions and a decade-long economic embargo imposed by the United States, Cuba could send medical brigades even to European nations such as Italy. March 30 (teleSUR) The government of Saint Kitts and Nevis expressed Saturday its appreciation and gratitude for … Continue reading

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Cuba’s fight against Covid-19 highlighted in Brazil

Brasilia, March 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s resistance and fight against the new coronavirus SARS-Cov-2, which causes Covid-19, despite the US blockade, stands out this Friday in the pages of the Brazilian newspaper Causa Operaria. The publication assures that Cuba gives … Continue reading

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Cuban Foreign Minister sees US response to Covid-19 as opportunistic

Havana, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of Foreign Relations of Cuba, Bruno Rodriguez, called the response by the United States to Covid-19 ‘politically calculated’ and ‘opportunistic’. Rodriguez Tweeted saying that ‘an objective observation of the sequence of pronunciations and … Continue reading

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Venezuela highlights support of Cuba and China against Covid-19

Paris, March 30 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan Minister of Science and Technology, Gabriela Jimenez, highlighted on Monday at a UNESCO virtual forum the support of Cuba and China in the fight against the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus. Speaking at the ministerial meeting … Continue reading

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British Virgin Islands requests Cuba’s medial aid to fight Covid-19

Road Town, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The Government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) requested the medical aid of 30 Cuban health professionals so as to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, local press media reported today. As reported by the Daily … Continue reading

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Cuban doctors in South Africa fight against Covid-19

Pretoria, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) About 200 doctors from Cuba are helping to stop Covid-19 in South Africa, the country most affected in Africa by the epidemic, and where the last count placed the number of infected with SARS-CoV-2 at … Continue reading

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Chinese Specialists Arrive in Venezuela to Combat Coronavirus

China has come to the aid of several nations affected by the coronavirus, including countries like Italy and Iran, who have been deeply impacted by the illness.  March 30 (teleSUR) On Monday morning, a HAINAN Airlines flight from Beijing arrived in the … Continue reading

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Cuba has human resources to cope with Covid-19 and offer help

Havana, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has enough human resources to cope with Covid-19, as well as to provide assistance abroad, Public Health (MINSAP) Minister Jose Angel Portal said. Cuba has 95,000 physicians, 84,000 nurses and a ratio of nine … Continue reading

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India: The Wire highlights Cuba’s coronavirus response

New Delhi, Mar 27 (Prensa Latina) ‘Cuba’s Coronavirus Response Is Putting Other Countries to Shame’ is the title of an article published recently in The Wire. The Indian news website noted how the blockaded Caribbean island saved the MS Braemar, … Continue reading

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Russia: The West and Cuba’s solidarity against Covid-19

Moscow, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) Russia highlighted the inconsistencies that have arisen in the world as a small country such as Cuba expresses its solidarity and helps other wealthier nations amid the fight against the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. I would … Continue reading