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Central America / Caribbean

Havana, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel today highlighted the historic ties with Haiti and expressed his government's willingness to cooperate with that Caribbean state.

Mexico, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexico, as the pro tempore president of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), insisted on the democratization of the distribution of vaccines against Covid-19, La Jornada reported on Thursday.

Port-au-Prince, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Haiti is one of the 10 countries with highest number of populations undergoing food insecurity, Bruno Lemarquis, UN humanitarian coordinator, confirmed.

Port-au-Prince, May 5 (Prensa Latina) Haiti's Center for Analysis and Research in Human Rights reported 91 kidnappings in April, more than three times compared to the previous month, according to a report disclosed on Wednesday.

Mexico, May 5 (Prensa Latina) The accident on Line 12 of the Mexico City Metro will be investigated as homicide and property damage, the Attorney General's Office reported.

Santiago de Cuba, May 4 (Prensa Latina) National Music Prize winner Enrique Bonne and popular Dominican performer Johnny Ventura are joining their talents in an album in which they will be accompanied by the saxophone quartet Magic Sax, from this city.

Havana, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday regretted the accident that occurred in the subway of Mexico City, where 24 people were killed and over 70 were injured.

Havana, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez today extended his condolences to Mexico for the loss of human life and injuries in the subway accident reported in the capital of the Central American nation.

Managua, May 4 (Prensa Latina) 100,000 Covid-19 vaccine doses will be applied in Nicaragua this week, Vice President Rosario Murillo reported.

Panama, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Travelers coming from India must carry a Covid-19 PCR or negative test from Monday on 48 hours before arriving in Panama.

San Salvador, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Chinese embassy in El Salvador refused to interfere in the Central American country´s internal affairs, following international backlash to changes in the judiciary.