Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Saving lives, a premise by Cuban medical contingent Mexico, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Saving lives is the main objective of Cuba's Henry Reeve Medical Contingent, and achieving it requires constant professional improvement, Dr. Jesus Fernando Valdes Herrera told Prensa Latina. Diaz-Canel underscores Cuba's progress despite complex situation Havana, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Sunday noted that Cuba is making progress despite the difficulties confronted this month, with the highest rate of Covid-19 cases in nearly a year. Cuban residents in Canada and US reject blockade against Cuba Ottawa, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Associations of Cuban residents in Canada and the United States on Sunday demanded the lifting of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba. Uruguayan media highlight Cuba's Covid-19 vaccines Montevideo, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The beginning of Phase III of clinical trials of two Cuban-made Covid-19 vaccine has made headlines in Uruguayan media in the last few days. Cuban authorities on alert due to increase in Covid-19 contagions Havana, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reports an increase in Covid-19 contagions, while the rate of positive cases decreases, compared to previous days, Public Health Minister Jose Angel Portal informed. Cuban health authorities report 618 Covid-19 cases and four deaths Havana, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities on Sunday confirmed 618 Covid-19 cases and four deaths over the last 24 hours. European friends strengthen platform to support Cuba Paris, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The 'Europe for Cuba' channel continues strengthening as a platform that gives a voice to the movement of solidarity with the Caribbean island in Europe, Michele Mesagna, one of its moderators, said on Sunday. Cuban cyclist Sierra to continue Olympic training in Italy Havana, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra traveled to Italy on Saturday to continue her training for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, scheduled from July 23 to August 8, 2021. US aggressiveness against Cuba increased despite Covid-19 Moscow, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Despite the global impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the aggressiveness by the United States against Cuba has increased, Lena Loshkina, coordinator of the Committee to Fight the US Blockade in Russia, said recently. Cassandra Theater Festival prepares virtual edition in the US 28 de febrero de 2021, 0:30  Washington, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The International Cassandra Theater Festival is currently preparing its 3rd virtual meeting in the United States, dedicated to women and their participation in theater. Cuba ratifies willingness to prioritize animal welfare by decree-law Havana, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) The recent approval of the Decree-Law on Animal Welfare in Cuba confirms the government's willingness to prioritize this issue through a specific regulation, sources from the Ministry of Agriculture (MINAG) assured on Saturday. Cuba's President praises legacy of Carlos Manuel de Cespedes Havana, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday recalled the 147th anniversary of Carlos Manuel de Cespedes' death, initiator of the independence struggles in 1868 and first president of the Republic in Arms. Cuba condemns US aggressions on Syrian border Havana, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday condemned the recent US aggressions in the Syrian Deir Ezzor province, near the border with Iraq. Belgium: 'Cuban Revolution is life' Brussels, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Belgian association, Isabelle Vanbrabant, affirmed that the Cuban Revolution represents life and a good example of this is Cuba's efforts to create vaccines against the SARS-CoV-2. Prensa Latina, Cuba's website with most traffic on Internet Madrid, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) Prensa Latina News Agency's portal web is today the site with the highest Internet traffic from Cuba, even ahead of Facebook, the 'Digital 2021' study carried out by two major communication companies reveals. Cuba, Dominican Republic ratify ties of friendship and cooperation Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel and Dominican Republic President Luis Abinader ratified on Friday the historic ties of friendship that unite the two countries. French movement condemns new media show against Cuba Paris, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba Linda French association on Friday condemned a new media show against the country, and assured that the manipulation of the US empire's hirelings cannot deceive the peoples. Cuba denounces in Geneva aggressions against peoples of the South Geneva, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Juan Antonio Quintanilla denounced on Friday at the Human Rights Council the unilateral coercive measures and actions of destabilization and interference against developing countries. Mercenaries cannot speak on behalf of Cuba Paris, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The Coordinator of Cuban Residents in France on Friday affirmed that no mercenary can usurp the right to speak on behalf of the island and its people, referring to the anti-Cuban show organized on Friday. Cuba shows significant rates of Internet connection Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The number of residents in Cuba connected to the Internet grew to 7.7 million in 2021, 68 percent of the population, according to reports by We Are Social and Hootsuite.