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Havana, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Wednesday noted the failure of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba, which was made official on February 3, 1962.

London, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The campaign in favor of the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize for Cuba's Henry Reeve Medical Contingent closed with 43 nominations from British parliamentarians and scholars, one of its promoters in the United Kingdom informed on Wednesday.

Havana, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Wednesday expressed his gratitude to Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley for supporting Cuba's cooperation with the world in health matters.

Ottawa, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) Academics from Canada and other countries joined the nominations of the Henry Reeve Cuban Medical Brigade for the Nobel Peace Prize, a diplomatic source informed today.

Havana, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reported on Wednesday some 893 new Covid-19 cases, totaling 29,529 people infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus since the pandemic broke out in March 2020.

Havana, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The Danish Ocean Cruising Association (DOCA) appointed Commodore Jose Miguel Diaz Escrich as an honorary member of that European sports-tourism entity, an official communiqué informed today.

Santiago de Chile, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean government begins today a tense vaccination plan with which it intends to immunize five million people against Covid-19 in the first quarter of this year.

Quito, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) With only two days left today to close the electoral campaign for the general elections in Ecuador, the candidates for the different offices are hurrying up the pace in search of votes.

Paris, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Permanent delegate at UNESCO Yahima Esquivel on Wednesday reiterated the island's commitment to the Convention on Cultural Diversity and shared its initiatives to carry it out in the current Covid-19 scenario.

Cairo, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA), Mohammad Shtayyeh, on Wednesday sought support from the international community to protect the Palestinians against the demolitions of houses, ordered by Israel.

Beijing, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) China announced today the delivery of 10 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines to the Covax alliance, which seeks to ensure fair and equitable access to these products for all countries in the world.