Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina India warns of increasing vulnerability of snow leopard New Delhi, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) The increasing vulnerability of the snow leopard, which is under pressure from habitat destruction and poaching, worries conservationists in India. Covid-19 positive cases in Russia exceed 1.5 million Moscow, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) The overall number of SARS-CoV-2 positive cases in Russia reached 1,513,877, following the detection of 16,710 infected in one day, Moscow's television indicated. Syria receives medical assistance from World Health Organization Damascus, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Syrian health authorities on Saturday received medical assistance to fight the Covid-19 pandemic from the World Health Organization (WHO). Ten Cuban provinces and special municipality with no Covid-19 cases Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Ten Cuban provinces and Isla de la Juventud special municipality remain without reporting new Covid-19 cases during the last 15 days, the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reported on Friday. Brazil: New anti-Covid-19 plan for indigenous people Brasilia, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian Supreme Federal Court (STF) has ordered the Jair Bolsonaro government to draw up a new plan to fight Covid-19 in indigenous peoples, battered today with over 31,700 infections and 470 deaths. Cuban expert stresses importance to self-protect to fight Covid-19 Photo: www.telepinar.cuPinar del Rio, Cuba, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Raul Perez, general director of the National Institute of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology, said that the most effective method to currently fight Covid-19 is people self-protection. Oxford vaccine trial to continue despite volunteer's death London, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The Covid-19 vaccine candidate developed by Oxford University and Anglo-Swedish pharma AstraZeneca will continue its clinical trials in Brazil, despite the death of one of the volunteers, it was reported in London on Thursday. Syria reports 5,224 Covid-19 cases Damascus, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) With 44 new cases, the number of Covid-19 patients reached 5,224 in Syria, the Ministry of Health informed on Thursday. China tests Covid-19 vaccines without adverse effects Beijing, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) China assured that some 60,000 volunteers have already received one of the four candidates for the coronavirus vaccine that are currently in the final phase trials, without presenting significant adverse effects. China totals 13 Covid-19 vaccines under clinical trials Beijing, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) China reported on Tuesday that a total of 13 Covid-19 vaccine candidates are in clinical trials, four of them have entered phase III trials and no one has reported severe adverse reactions. Cuba presents second vaccine candidate against Covid for evaluation Havana, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The Finlay Vaccine Institute of Cuba presented a second vaccine candidate against Covid-19 to the Center for State Control of Medicines, Equipment and Medical Devices (Cecmed), it transcends today. Mexico exceeds 101 thousand deaths estimated by Covid-19 Mexico, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Mexico accumulates an estimated 101 thousand 96 deaths due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Health indicates in today's morning report, but clarifies that those confirmed total 86 thousand 338. China only reports Covid-19 imported cases for fifth consecutive day Beijing, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) China informed the eve new Covid-19 cases and, like the previous five days, all of them are from people arriving from abroad. Cuba confirms 38 new cases of Covid-19 Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of Public Health reported today that in the last hours 38 people were positive when 6,508 tests were carried out to detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Cuban science contributes to food sovereignty Por Ivette FernándezHavana._ Cuban food sovereignty ambitions go with the Caribbean island's scientific breakthroughs, which are able to provide today novel and more efficient solutions in the agricultural sector. Trials of Russian vaccine Sputnik V to be carried out in India New Delhi, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian vaccine candidate, Sputnik V, will undergo phase three trials in India after receiving approval from the central drug control authority, it was disclosed here today. Cuba reports 52 new cases of Covid-19, one deceased and 51 discharges Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of Public Health (Minsap) reported today the detection of 52 new cases with Covid-19 on the island, one deceased the day before and 51 medical discharges in the last 24 hours. Millions of US people move into poverty 17 de octubre de 2020, 0:0  Washington, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Millions of US people are currently moving into poverty, increased by the great numbers of those who applied for unemployment benefits as direct consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic. Venezuelan aeronautical sector prepares protocols for reactivation Caracas, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's aeronautical sector is preparing today the sanitary protocols for the reactivation of operations, informed the president of the Venezuelan Chamber of Air Transport, Jorge Álvarez. British Parliamentarian nominates Cuban doctors for Nobel Peace Prize 15 de octubre de 2020, 15:47London, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The British Parliament Grahame Morris formalized today the nomination of the contingent of Cuban doctors Henry Reeve for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, for his internationalist work against the Covid-19 pandemic.