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Havana, Aug. 6 (Prensa Latina) The board of directors of the Spanish soccer club Atletico de Madrid expressed their condolences to the Cuban ambassador in that capital, Gustavo Machin, for the death of Eusebio Leal, the former Havana historian.

Beijing, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) China accused the United States today of violating market principles with its plan to ban the use of mobile applications developed here, arguing that they pose a security risk.

cuba minrex fernandez Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Carlos Fernandez, director general of US affairs at Cuba's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said on Thursday that the North American nation, with all its might, has no capacity to yield the island's will.

Chile: Mapuches claim that they will respond to any attacksSantiago de Chile, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Nearly a hundred Mapuches that ocuppied Tirua's city hall in the Bio Bio region, in southern Chile, assured that they will respond to any attempt to evict them.

Cuba expresses solidarity with US scientistsHavana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Carlos Rodriguez, Vice-President of the Academy of Sciences of Cuba, expressed solidarity with more than 50 US scientists who have lost their jobs, supposedly for hiding collaboration with China.

Russia with 77.6 percent of patients recovered from Covid-19Moscow, Aug. 6 (Prensa Latina) Russia today reports 77.6 percent of patients recovered from the total number of those positive to SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which caused the Covid-19 pandemic, although concern is growing about the epidemiological situation in the south of the country.

Díaz-Canel denounces the US plan against Cuba during Covid-19Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, denounced today the United States plan against his country, which aims to take advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic to increase the damage of the economic blockade and use it as a weapon politics.

Cuba-Venezuela Agricultural Project Challenges U.S. BlockadeCaracas, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The relaunching of the agri-food project between Venezuela and Cuba is today a challenge to the U.S. blockade and a reaffirmation of the two nations' sovereignty, assured Urban Agriculture Minister Gabriela Peña.

6 de agosto de 2020, 11:51Washington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The development of plants and animals in North America is more damaged today by human activity than by the melting of glaciers more than 10,000 years ago, reports an article in the journal Science.

Surprising appearance of new penguin colonies in AntarcticaWashington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) A group of scientists called the discovery of 11 new emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica surprising today.

Cuba analyzes more than three thousand tests daily to detect Covid-19Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban specialists analyze more than three thousand tests daily to detect the presence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes Covid-19, for which a total of 285 thousand have been accumulated to date. 471 samples evaluated.