Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Russia reports over 39,000 Covid-19 deaths http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62270&SEO=russia-reports-over-39000-covid-19-deaths Moscow, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) Russia reported today 39,068 deaths from the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which has caused the Covid-19 pandemic, after reporting 510 deaths in a day, according to the operating staff for the fight against that disease. European Union condemns murder of Iranian scientist http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62269&SEO=european-union-condemns-murder-of-iranian-scientist Brussels, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) has condemned on Saturday through a statement the murder of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fajrizadeh, and described the action as a criminal act. Greece: WFTU expresses solidarity with Cuba and its struggles http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62258&SEO=greece-wftu-expresses-solidarity-with-cuba-and-its-struggles Athens, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) The World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) said on Friday that Cuba is an ideal and a flag of pride, resistance and internationalism, humanity, altruism and collective spirit, optimism, perspective and victory. FAO alerts on annual depletion in fresh water availability http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62234&SEO=fao-alerts-on-annual-depletion-in-fresh-water-availability 27 de noviembre de 2020, 0:30  Rome, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) Fresh water available per person has depleted by over 20 percent annually in the last two decades, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) noted in Rome. Cuba beats Turkey at virtual chess tournament http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62231&SEO=cuba-beats-turkey-at-virtual-chess-tournament Havana, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Thursday defeated Turkey 4-0 and rose to the 26th position in the Online Chess Olympiad for People with Disabilities, which is led by Russia. WHO warns about millions of deaths a year due to sedentary lifestyles http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62225&SEO=who-warns-about-millions-of-deaths-a-year-due-to-sedentary-lifestyles Geneva, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Thursday that five million deaths can be prevented every year if sedentary lifestyles were fought and people exercised every day. Another British lawmaker nominates Cuban doctors for the Nobel Peace http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62219&SEO=another-british-lawmaker-nominates-cuban-doctors-for-the-nobel-peace London, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Labor legislator Mick Whitley today added his name to the list of British parliamentarians and professors who formally nominated the Cuban medical brigade Henry Reeve for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. CubaCoop asks Biden to reverse inhumane measures against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62202&SEO=cubacoop-asks-biden-to-reverse-inhumane-measures-against-cuba Paris, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina The Cuba Cooperation France Association (CubaCoop) urged US President-Elect Joe Biden on Thursday to eliminate the inhumane and criminal measures dictated against the island by the administration of Donald Trump. UK pays tribute to Maradona without forgetting the 'hand of God' http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62201&SEO=uk-pays-tribute-to-maradona-without-forgetting-the-hand-of-god London, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) The death of Diego Armando Maradona at the age of 60 in his native Argentina is monopolizing the covers of British media, which pays tribute to the soccer player, but without forgetting the famous 'hand of God'. Cuba denounces US blockade's impact on communications at UNESCO http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62192&SEO=cuba-denounces-us-blockades-impact-on-communications-at-unesco Paris, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's permanent delegate at UNESCO, Yahima Esquivel, denounced here on Wednesday the US economic, commercial and financial blockade's impact on the coutnry's communications sector. France demands EU to give up hostility towards Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62179&SEO=france-demands-eu-to-give-up-hostility-towards-venezuela Paris, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivarian Circle of Paris demanded today that the European Union (EU) abandon the aggressive policy imposed by the United States against Venezuela and respect the parliamentary elections in the South American country. Russia reports 507 Covid-19 deaths in a day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62173&SEO=russia-reports-507-covid-19-deaths-in-a-day Moscow, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Some 507 patients died in a day in Russia from the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, causing the Covid-19 pandemic, a new maximum figure since March, totaling 37,538 deaths to date, Moscow television informed on Wednesday. Fidel Castro is described as an exemplary fighter in France http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62171&SEO=fidel-castro-is-described-as-an-exemplary-fighter-in-france Paris, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) The Cuba Si France association today described revolutionary leader Fidel Castro (1926-2016) as an exemplary fighter at the service of his people and the world, four years after his physical disappearance. Cuba participates in cooperation meeting of Ibero-America http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62169&SEO=cuba-participates-in-cooperation-meeting-of-ibero-america Havana, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is participating on Tuesday in the Extraordinary Meeting of National Coordinators and Heads of Cooperation from Ibero-America to dialogue and share experiences on the response to the Covid-19 crisis. Cuba launches new Havana cigar in Berlin http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62168&SEO=cuba-launches-new-havana-cigar-in-berlin Havana, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) The international corporation Habanos S.A. on Tuesday reported the presentation of the new tobacco H.Upmann Connossieeur No.2 in Berlin. UK professors nominate Cuban doctors for Nobel Peace Prize http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62166&SEO=uk-professors-nominate-cuban-doctors-for-nobel-peace-prize London, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) University Professors Alpesh Maisuria and Matt Henn, from the United Kingdom, have nominated Cuba's Henry Reeve Medical Brigade for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, it was reported here on Tuesday. Cuba favors ethical approach to artificial intelligence at UNESCO http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62162&SEO=cuba-favors-ethical-approach-to-artificial-intelligence-at-unesco Paris, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Permanent Delegate at UNESCO Yahima Esquivel on Tuesday expressed her country's support for artificial intelligence development from an ethical perspective. Cuban and Portuguese entrepreneurs sign business memorandum http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62161&SEO=cuban-and-portuguese-entrepreneurs-sign-business-memorandum Havana, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) Entrepreneurs from Cuba and Portugal signed a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday to boost joint business interests, according to a press release published on Twitter. European Union is on alert about rise in homeless people http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62155&SEO=european-union-is-on-alert-about-rise-in-homeless-people Brussels, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) More than 700,000 people are homeless in the European Union (EU), an increase of 70% compared to 2010, the European Parliament warned on Tuesday. Russian Covid-19 vaccine is 95 percent effective and cheaper http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62150&SEO=russian-covid-19-vaccine-is-95-percent-effective-and-cheaper Moscow, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) The effectiveness of the Russian Sputnik-V vaccine is at 95 percent and it is almost a half of the price of other similar, the Russian Direct Investment Fund, in charge of its production, indicated.