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Mexico, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Members of the transition team of United States President-elect Joe Biden held another meeting with representatives of the Mexican Government on the immigration issue, the Foreign Ministry of Mexico reported on Friday.

Mexico, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The former Secretary of Defense of Mexico, General Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda, has been cleared of accusations surrounding alleged relations with drug trafficking, the Attorney General's Office announced today.

Cuba thanks CARICOM for support in the face of the US policyHavana, Jan. 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Thursday expressed gratitude for the support and solidarity provided by the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) after Cuba was included in the US list of State sponsors of terrorism.

Haitian political forces calls for general uprisingPort-au-Prince, Jan. 14 (Prensa Latina) As February 7 is approaching, the date on which the opposition is considering the Haitian President Jovenel Moïse should resign, political forces are calling Thursday for a general uprising.

Kingston, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) The Left Alliance for National Democracy and Socialism of Jamaica joined on Wednesday the international rejection of Cuba's inclusion in the US list of countries sponsoring terrorism.

Mexico, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) The Covid-19 vaccines that Mexico has been receiving to immunize health personnel in hospitals dedicated to the pandemic are already in the country, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador stated on Wednesday.

Mexico, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) As of today, Mexican labs can use cannabis (marijuana) with medicinal purposes subject to compliance with a Regulation of the General Health Law.

Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba condemned on Tuesday the recent accusation of sponsoring terrorism during a virtual meeting of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).

Mexico, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Mexican authorities asked their US counterparts to extend restrictions until February 21 in order to limit land crossings through the border, due to the rise in Covid-19 cases, the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs announced on Tuesday.

Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Latin American political figures are repudiating the inclusion of Cuba as a sponsor of terrorism in a questioned list drafted by the Government of the United States.

Mexico, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's President, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, announced on Tuesday his government's plan to vaccinate 15 million elderly Mexicans against Covid-19 in the first quarter of this year.