Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Aid from Russia arrives in Serbia to combat Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54240&SEO=aid-from-russia-arrives-in-serbia-to-combat-covid-19 Belgrade, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The eleventh freighter with aid from Russia to Serbia to fight against the Covid-19 touched down at 06:30 local time today to complete the module that includes diverse equipment and highly-qualified personnel. Russia totals 43 dead and 4,731 infected cases of Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54237&SEO=russia-totals-43-dead-and-4731-infected-cases-of-covid-19 Moscow, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Russia today reached 43 deaths among 4 thousand 731 confirmed cases of SARS CoV-2 coronavirus, responsible for the Covid-19 pandemic, after registering nine deaths and 582 infected in the last 24 hours, while 333 patients were cured. There are 288 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54236&SEO=there-are-288-confirmed-cases-of-covid-19-in-cuba Havana, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Public Health Ministry reported today that the number of cases confirmed on the Caribbean island by Covid-19 reached 288, after 19 more people were reported with this type of coronavirus. Mexico begins plan to train specialist doctors in Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54235&SEO=mexico-begins-plan-to-train-specialist-doctors-in-covid-19 Mexico, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, today called on doctors in the country to join an urgent plan for training specialists to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic in all its complexities. Cuba intensifies the use of diagnostic tests for Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54232&SEO=cuba-intensifies-the-use-of-diagnostic-tests-for-covid-19 Havana, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba intensifies the performance of diagnostic tests for Covid-19, caused by the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, of which they have already carried out 5,208, authorities of the Ministry of Public Health reported. Vietnam without Covid-19 deaths and convalescent increase http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54231&SEO=vietnam-without-covid-19-deaths-and-convalescent-increase Hanoi, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam remains free of deaths from the new coronavirus and adds recovery of five other patients today to reach 90, more than a third of the 239 patients reported to date. Covid-19 pandemic claims 708 lives in one day in UK http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54230&SEO=covid-19-pandemic-claims-708-lives-in-one-day-in-uk London, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The United Kingdom reported the death of 708 Covid-19 patients in one day, which raised to 4,331 the total number of people who died in the country due to the pandemic. President of Chile receives new barrage of criticism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54227&SEO=president-of-chile-receives-new-barrage-of-criticism Santiago de Chile, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The President of Chile, Sebastián Piñera, received a new round of criticism today for what some describe as a 'communication blunder' and most consider it a clear provocation. Cuba reinforces veterinary surveillance before Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54226&SEO=cuba-reinforces-veterinary-surveillance-before-covid-19 Havana, April 4 (Prensa Latina) Epizootiological surveillance is one of the lines of work of the Cuban health authorities, which are currently engaged in a tenacious fight against the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes Covid-19. Cuban doctors would be welcome in France, says deputy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54225&SEO=cuban-doctors-would-be-welcome-in-france-says-deputy Paris, April 4 (Prensa Latina) The presence of Cuban doctors to support the fight against the Covid-19 in overseas territories and other parts of France would be very useful because of their experience, assured this Saturday the deputy François-Michel Lambert. Despite the blockade, Cuba moves forward against Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54224&SEO=despite-the-blockade-cuba-moves-forward-against-covid-19 Havana, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba ends today another week of battle against the new coronavirus, causing Covid-19, with more measures to prevent the spread of the disease, despite the US blockade of the island. Despite US blockade, Cuba ends another week battling Covid 19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54222&SEO=despite-us-blockade-cuba-ends-another-week-battling-covid-19 Havana, April 4 (Prensa Latina) This Saturday, Cuba ends another week battling the new coronavirus, Covid-19, with more measures to prevent the spread of the disease, despite the US blockade on Cuba. Brazilian media reports armed forces may have named new president http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54219&SEO=brazilian-media-reports-armed-forces-may-have-named-new-president Brasilia, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Jair Bolsonaro's irresponsibility in the face of the SARS-CoV-2 virus crisis may have irritated the Armed Forces into choosing Chief Minister of the Civil House, Walter Braga Netto, as the new operational president of Brazil, it was reported today. China in national mourning for its Covid-19 victims http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54218&SEO=china-in-national-mourning-for-its-covid-19-victims Beijing, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) China lives today a day of mourning that unifies its entire population in a tribute to more than 3,300 people who lost their lives since last December due to Covid-19. Uruguay resumes cattle exports to China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54217&SEO=uruguay-resumes-cattle-exports-to-china Montevideo, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay shipped 7,000 head of cattle to China, after five years without exporting that item, thus casting some light amid the health and economic crisis hitting the country. Plan against Venezuela is a pretext, say US officials http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54214&SEO=plan-against-venezuela-is-a-pretext-say-us-officials Caracas, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Senior US officials revealed to Newsweek magazine that President Donald Trump's plan against Venezuela is a pretext to divert attention from the management of the pandemic. Panama Canal operates normally, administrator says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54213&SEO=panama-canal-operates-normally-administrator-says Panama, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) on Friday ratified in a message that the interoceanic waterway works normally and will guarantee its support for the international supply chains, despite the health crisis affecting the world. Cuban medical brigade in Italy thanks for displays of affection http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54211&SEO=cuban-medical-brigade-in-italy-thanks-for-displays-of-affection Rome, April 3 (Prensa Latina) Dr. Carlos Perez, head of the medical brigade sent by Cuba to help Italy face the Covid-19 pandemic, expressed his gratitude on Friday for the repeated displays of recognition and affection since his arrival in this country. The number of deaths by Covid-19 increases to 145 in Ecuador http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54209&SEO=the-number-of-deaths-by-covid-19-increases-to-145-in-ecuador Quito, April 3 (Prensa Latina) Ecuador's Committee for National Emergency Operations (COE) reported Friday that the deaths confirmed by Covid-19 in this South American country increased to 145. European Parliament thanks Cuba's solidarity in the face of Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54208&SEO=european-parliament-thanks-cubas-solidarity-in-the-face-of-covid-19 Brussels, April 3 (Prensa Latina) The European Parliament's Group of Friendship and Solidarity with Cuba thanked on Friday the decision of the Cuban government to send medical brigades to countries of the so-called old continent affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.