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Central America / Caribbean

Managua, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Carlos Fonseca Teran, leader of the Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN), appealed on Tuesday to dismantle the media campaign blaming the FSLN for a fire inside Managua's Metropolitan Cathedral.

Panama, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) With a white rose in his hands and almost without removing the dust from the road, the Cuban intellectual Eusebio Leal paid homage to the apostle José Martí during his last visit to Panama in 2015.

United Nations, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The damage caused during the hurricane season in Central America and the Caribbean may make children and their families more vulnerable in the midst of the pandemic, and this is a current concern at the UN.

Santo Domingo, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic's Ministry of Public Health recorded on Monday 73,117 Covid-19 cases and 1,183 deaths.

3 de agosto de 2020, 13:38San Jose, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Health suspended until 2021 all activities involving mass gatherings, including sporting events, concerts or any other activities to prevent the spread of Covid-19.

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Mexico, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Mexico begins tomorrow, August 4, the 2020-2021 school year at a distance because it lacks the conditions to do so in person due to the Covid-19 pandemic, announced Monday the Secretary of Education, Esteban Moctezuma.

'The truth always comes out,' says Cuban nurse in JamaicaHavana, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) For Cuban nurse Damaris Acevedo, the truth always comes out and in the face of the US threats, she ratifies on Saturday the commitment of Cuban healthcare professionals to provide healthcare in Jamaica and in other needed regions of the world.

Nassau, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) Hurricane Isaias, a category 1 cyclone in the Saffir-Simpson scale, lashed the Bahamas on Saturday, with heavy rains and wind gusts over 80 kilometers per hour on its way to the east coast of Florida, in the United States.

Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) Under strict health security and protection measures, the Jardines del Rey International Airport on Cayo Coco, in central Cuba, welcomed the first foreign tourists during the post-Covid-19 recovery stage.

Santo Domingo, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Over 5.000 people were evacuated in Dominican Republic due to the effects of tropical storm Isaias, the Emergency Operations Center (COE) reported today.

31 de julio de 2020, 17:13Santo Domingo, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican government authorized the reopening of gymnasiums, sports and welfare centers, starting this Friday, despite the increase in the number of Covid-19 infections registered in the country.