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. 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. Brazil: Lula's defense rejects another accusation in Odebrecht case http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54234&SEO=brazil-lulas-defense-rejects-another-accusation-in-odebrecht-case Brasilia, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's defense rejects an unfounded accusation about a peobable decision by the former president that the National Bank for Economic and Social Development (Bndes) favored the company Odebrecht. 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. Outgoing British Labour leader congratulates his replacement http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54223&SEO=outgoing-british-labour-leader-congratulates-his-replacement London, April 4 (Prensa Latina) The resigning leader of the British Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, today congratulated his fellow member Keir Starmer on having been chosen to take over the reins of the UK's biggest opposition organisation 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. President of Cuba congrats youth organizations on their anniversary http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54221&SEO=president-of-cuba-congrats-youth-organizations-on-their-anniversary Havana, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel congratulated the Union of Young Communists (UJC) and the Organization of Pioneers José Martí (OPJM) today for their 58th and 59th anniversaries, respectively. Keir Starmer elected as new leader of the British Labor Party http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54220&SEO=keir-starmer-elected-as-new-leader-of-the-british-labor-party London, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Lawyer Keir Starmer won the internal elections held by the British Labor Party today to replace the resigning Jeremy Corbyn, as leader of the organization. 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. 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. Cuba takes all measures for early diagnosis of Covid-19 patients http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54207&SEO=cuba-takes-all-measures-for-early-diagnosis-of-covid-19-patients Havana, April 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is taking all measures for an early and truthful diagnosis of Covid-19 patients, affecting 269 people in the country. Dominicans condemn inhumane US blockade against Cuba at the UN http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54205&SEO=dominicans-condemn-inhumane-us-blockade-against-cuba-at-the-un Santo Domingo, April 3 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Campaign for Solidarity with Cuba has condemned on Friday the economic, commercial and financial US blockade against Cuba, according to a letter sent to the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Cuba registers 36 new cases with Covid to total 269 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54196&SEO=cuba-registers-36-new-cases-with-covid-to-total-269 Havana, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) With 36 new cases, the number of confirmed cases in Cuba with the Covid-19, caused by the SARS Cov-2 coronavirus, rose to 269, reported the Public Health Ministry today. Cuba reports a total of 15 patients recovered from Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54193&SEO=cuba-reports-a-total-of-15-patients-recovered-from-covid-19 Havana, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba today has a total of 15 people recovered from Covid-19 disease, after the hospital discharge of two new patients in the last 24 hours was reported. European business activity plummets http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54190&SEO=european-business-activity-plummets Brussels, April 3 (Prensa Latina) Analist IHS Markit reported on Friday the business activity in the 19-nation eurozone suffered a record fall and hit a historic fall due to efforts to halt the Covid-19 pandemic. Venezuela Rejects German Support of US Proposal http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54188&SEO=venezuela-rejects-german-support-of-us-proposal Caracas, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza today rejected the German government's stance to support the U.S. proposal of a so-called transition government in this nation. Covid-19 Alert: Palestinian territories extend state of emergency http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54189&SEO=covid-19-alert-palestinian-territories-extend-state-of-emergency Ramallah, April 3 (Prensa Latina) The President of the State of Palestine and Palestinian National Authority (PNA) Mahmoud Abbas on Friday extended the state of emergency for one more month across the territories to enable the health and security services of the State of Palestine to control the spread of Covid-19, which rose to 171.