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Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba (MINREX) rejected today the statements made by U.S. President Donald Trump, who recognized Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel.

Washington, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) Deborah Rutter, director of the renowned John F. Kennedy Center in the United States said that Cuba is a cultural power, while announcing a festival dedicated to Cuba from May 8th to 20th.

Santiago de Cuba, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) A Cuban anthological piece called ''Juramento'' was sung before the ashes of Fidel Castro in the Cemetery of Santa Ifigenia Wednesday, to give a start to the 32nd International Chorus Festival.

Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The John F. Kennedy Center in Washington DC will host from May 8 to 20 of 2018 a festival dedicated to Cuban art, the island''s Ministry of Culture stated.

Varadero, Cuba, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) presented today the E2CD154 vaccine, which acts against classical swine fever, an endemic disease in Cuba.

Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) There is little doubt that the Best Female Athlete of the Prensa Latina Annual Sports Survey will be Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas, who received three new votes today to extend her leadership to 22.

Nairobi, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Environment of Cuba, José Fidel Santana, urged the international community to integrate science and environmental problems in the UNEA-3 Assembly that is currently in session in this capital.

Varadero, Cuba, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) U.S. University of Southern Illinois expressed today its interest in promoting cooperation with Cuban institutions, both from a commercial and research points of view.

Beijing, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) and the Cuban Workers Federation (CTC) have expressed their willingness to strengthen cooperation and support socioeconomic updating plans in their countries, an official note stated today.

Santiago de Chile, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) Chilean troubadours paid tribute to the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, at a cultural gala in which they reviewed emblematic melodies of the committed song.

New Delhi, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) India and Cuba have signed a memorandum of understanding today to promote bilateral health ties, which include training and exchange of experiences, as well as the acquisition of pharmaceutical products.