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Protesters recall popular uprising in IraqBaghdad, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Tahrir Square's protesters recalled on Sunday their colleagues who started a massive anti-government movement a year ago that led to the resignation of Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi in Iraq.

Cuba's President advocates a fair and equitable international orderHavana, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel stressed again on Sunday the UN importance as a promoter of a fair, democratic and equitable international order.

Cuban doctors get award for the 60 years of Cuba-China relationsBeijing, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Three Cuban doctors received on Sunday China's awards to honor the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries, for their work after the onset of the novel coronavirus outbreak here.

Vietnam controls autochthonous Covid-19 casesHanoi, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Exactly three months after the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak that almost tripled the number of Covid-19 patients, Vietnam absolutely controls autochthonous infections and the country has just accumulated imported Covid-19 cases for 53 days. Occurring on July 25 in Da Nang downtown, the second wave of the novel coronavirus caused the first death six days later and the death toll increased to 35 on September 3.

Covid-19 positive cases in Russia exceed 1.5 millionMoscow, 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.

25 de octubre de 2020, 9:9Damascus, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Syria's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Walid Al Moallem ratified on Sunday as receiving the UN Secretary General's special envoy, Geir Pedersen, that the blockade against the country worsens the health situation here.

India says goodbye to summer with Dussehra FestivalNew Delhi, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) India celebrates on Sunday the Vijayadashmi or Dussehra festival in different ways, a tradition that reinforces cultural unity and life in harmony to say goodbye to summer.

Chileans called to participate in plebisciteSantiago de Chile, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Electoral Service (SERVEL), Patricio Santamaria, called on the population to go massively to the polls, just minutes after the start of the plebiscite for a new Constitution in Chile.

25 de octubre de 2020, 9:3Beirut, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Lebanon reported 1,427 new Covid-19 cases in 24 hours, thus maintaining a trend of infections; over 1,000 daily in the last two weeks.

25 de octubre de 2020, 8:53Damascus, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) The Syria Development Foundation managed to collect about five million dollars in aid to those affected by recent fires in three provinces of the country, according to sources from the institution.

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Havana, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban pianist Marcos Madrigal announced the premiere of his new album, in which he pays a tribute to Argentine composer Carlos Guastavino.