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United Nations, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) UN authorities are concerned with the recent violent riots that were carried out by supporters of US President Donald Trump, who broke into the headquarters of Congress in Washington.

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Havana, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Malaysia signed deal for the distribution in that country of Heberprot-P, a drug for the healing of complex wounds, ischemic ulcers and those resulting from diabetic foot, was announced here on Wednesday.

6 de enero de 2021, 15:16Beijing, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) China's President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Li Keqiang congratulated Cuba on the 62nd anniversary of its Revolution by highlighting the achievements and successes in its development since 1959, diplomatic sources reported today.

Japan supports nomination of  Cuba's Henry Reeve medical brigadeTokyo, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) Japanese academician Kudo Masahiro joined today his nomination for the Cuban medical brigade receive the Novel Peace Prize 2021, after highlighting its solidarity tradition with the world.

Hanoi, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) The Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC), one of the largest banking and financial services institutions in the world, agrees with several international organizations that predict a remarkable recovery of the Vietnamese economy in 2021.

Last year was the eighth warmest year in India since 1901New Delhi, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) India's Meteorological Department reported that 2020 was the eighth warmest year in the country since 1901.

Beijing, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) The central parity rate of the yuan, the Chinese currency, reached today its best position against the US dollar in 30 months, thanks to the country's economic recovery after overcoming the worst Covid-19 phase.

China calls for restraint after Iran resumed uranium enrichmentBeijing, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) China called on Tuesday for international restraint after Iran resumed uranium enrichment at 20 percent at its Fordo plant, after insisting on saving the 2015 deal on the nuclear issue.

Chinese company creates equipment to detect new SARS-CoV-2 strainBeijing, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) A biotech company from Shenzhen, southern China, announced on Tuesday the creation of an equipment able to detect in only one hour the new strain of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which was discovered in the United Kingdom and it is more infectious.

United Nations, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) Women are being affected more heavily by climate change and environmental degradation, which is why strategies with a gender approach are urgently needed, the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, advocated.

New Delhi, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) India logged on Tuesday 16,375 new cases of Covid-19, lowest figure in the current pandemic in more than six months, while lethality continues as low as 1.45% with a high recovery rate.