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Moscow, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Scientific Center for Virology and Biotechnology 'Vektor' assured that its new EpiVacCorona vaccine is 100-percent effective against the Covid-19 pandemic, as per the capital's television.

Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities said on Tuesday that 330 new Covid-19 cases were reported in a day, totaling 18,773 patients with the disease since March 2020.

Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Cuba, headed by President Miguel Diaz-Canel, began a cycle of meetings to analyze the epidemiological situation and the progress in the monetary overhaul in the country, among other issues, according to local media.

Brasilia, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Vaccination against Covid-19 started on Tuesday in Brazil's Federal District, where health workers, who are the forefront of the fight against the disease, were the first to be immunized.

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Brussels, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Heads of State and Government of the European Union (EU) will analyze on Thursday the epidemiological situation in the region and the measures to contain the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.

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Mexico, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Pfizer laboratory will suspend for three weeks the shipments of its Covid-19 vaccine to Mexico, whose government on Monday supported the United Nations' proposal to limit purchases in order to expand the margin of acquisitions from poor countries.

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs Bruno Rodriguez on Monday questioned the access to the available anti-Covid-19 vaccines, which, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), benefits the most developed nations.

Caracas, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) With the support of the Cuban Medical Mission, 44 rehabilitation rooms are operating today in the Venezuelan capital to attend to people who overcame Covid-19 and whose sequels are stll felt, Caracas Mayor Erika Farias noted.

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban authorities on Monday reported 292 new Covid-19 cases, three deaths from complications associated to the disease and 254 recoveries in the past 24 hours.

Kingston, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Jamaica appreciated Cuba's medical cooperation in Covid-19 times, whose help extends to 38 countries.

WHO warns of catastrophic failure on distributing Covid-19 vaccinesGeneva, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Poor nations are the most affected by the inequity in the distribution of Covid-19 vaccines and will pay high prices to achieve immunization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO's director-general, stressed.