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Russia sends mobile hospital and 150 specialists to BeirutMoscow, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Russia sent a mobile hospital from the CentroSpac medical group on five IL-76 cargo planes and a Superjet-10 spacecraft, as well as 150 specialists to Beirut, where heavy explosions caused at least 135 deaths.


Lebanese government declares state of emergency after explosionsBeirut, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The Lebanese government declared a state of emergency for two weeks today, hours after two explosions in the port of Beirut that caused more than 100 deaths and some 5,000 injuries.


Lebanese government declares state of emergency after explosionsBeirut, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Already committed to the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, Lebanon's hospitals are overcrowded on Wednesday with the wave of victims caused by two blasts that occurred on Tuesday in the port of Beirut.


Experts warn of heat waves'effects in the oceansLondon, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Heat waves in the oceans can displace the habitat of turtles, whales and other marine species from 10 to thousands of kilometers, according to a research released on Wednesday.


Another break in negotiation for Ethiopia's Great DamAddis Ababa, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan opened another parenthesis from Wednesday to Monday, August 10, to negotiate the filling and operation of the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).


Cuba reaches a total of 2,726 Covid-19 casesHavana, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Public Health of Cuba reported today 25 new Covid-19 cases, totaling 2,726.


Argentine Congress passes two key laws on MalvinasBuenos Aires, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) After an over-15-hour session, the Argentine Chamber of Deputies gave the go-ahead two key projects closely related to the Malvinas Islands, a territory disputed today with the UK that seized it in 1833.


Chile's deputy highlights humanist work of Cuban doctorsSantiago de Chile, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban doctors´ humanisn was highlighted today by Congresswoman Karol Cariola, when she joined the global campaign for the Nobel Peace Prize for the Henry Reeve medical brigade.


Lopez Obrador: Mexico wins food battle says against pandemicMexico, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador considered that Mexico is winning the food battle against the Covid-19 pandemic and announced subsidies to agriculture.


Global wind industry estimated to grow despite Covid-19Brussels, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Despite the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, the global wind industry is expected to install 6.6 GW during 2020, an authorized source disclosed today.


5 de agosto de 2020, 14:27Managua, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The divisions that have characterized the political opposition in Nicaragua for months are growing today, due to what one left-wing media calls a generation war.