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Boris Johnson still in the eye of a UK political hurricaneLondon, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, remains in the eye of a political hurricane today, after failing to close the controversy created by adviser Dominic Cummings who skipped the quarantine.


A study unfolds Mexico to increase layoffs due to SARS-CoV-2Mexico, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Center for Economic Studies of the Private Sector (CEESP), estimated this Monday that Mexico's economic weakness due to the Covid-19 pandemic will lead to a severe increase in precariousness in the labor market.


 Lopez Obrador highlights tax collection increase in MexicoMexico,  (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador highlighted a 2.6% increase in tax collection more than in 2019 but admitted an unemployment increase of almost a million jobs.


 Storm with heavy rain and lightning strikes Cuban provinceBy Raúl García Alvarez

Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, May 25 (Prensa Latina) This year's biggest storm, with locally intense rains and repeated electric shocks, hit most of the central Cuban province of Sancti Spíritus today, according to specialists from the Meteorological Center.


Guatemala reaches 3,424 Covid-19 cases and 58 deathsGuatemala, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Guatemala recorded 370 new coronavirus cases, totaling 3,424 cases, a figure that will continue to rise in search of the dreaded peak of the disease.


Brazil records 23,000 deaths and 400,000 cases of Covid-19Brasilia, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Brazil has recorded 22,666 deaths, included 653 occurred in the last 24 hours, and registered 363,211 cases with the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, causing the Covid-19 disease, according to data from the Ministry of Health.


Covid-19 cases increase in VenezuelaCaracas, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro informed that 111 new coronavirus cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, totaling 1,121 patients.


Matanzas, Cuba, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Access to Varadero, Cuba's major coastal resort, will be limited as of next week to prevent the spreading of Covid-19, according to the Provincial Defense Council (CDP) of Matanzas.


Havana, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said on Sunday that food production in the country is a priority, as well as the reduction of food exports.


Buenos Aires,  (Prensa Latina) Legendary Argentine soccer player Diego Armando Maradona posted on Sunday a video on his Instagram account in which he asked for aid for his native neighborhood, Villa Fiorito, at this time of health emergency that Argentina is experiencing due to the coronavirus pandemic.


Havana, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Of 1,941 coronavirus cases reported in Cuba so far, 170 patients had complications and were reported as critical or seriously ill, the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) said on Sunday.