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Cuba

Havana, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Cubans of different generations recall today in the bicentenary of his birth Pedro "Perucho" Figueredo, La Bayamesa´’s author, a patriotic anthem turned into the national anthem.


Sports

Madrid, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) A sprain in his left knee means the Germany international midfielder is likely to miss a La Liga trip to Real Betis on Sunday.


Science

Beijing, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Scientists from the Virology Institute of Wuhan, attached to the Academy of Sciences of China, developed a vaccine against influenza using nanotechnology, which is increasingly applied in several socio-economic fields.


Opinion

Por Viviana Diaz

Paz (Prensa Latina) After 12 years of work, the Cuban Medical Team in Bolivia continues faithful to the commitment to life and the guarantee of health as an inherent right of all human beings.


Culture

Montevideo, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian film ´João, O Maestro,'' by Mauro Lima, inaugurates today the 21st edition of Punta del Este International Film Festival, in Uruguay, where over 50 national and foreign films will be screened.


Economy

Moscow, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called on the European Union (EU) today to make independent decisions on issues related to hydrocarbon supplies, when addressing the Munich Security Conference.