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22 de agosto de 2019, 11:40Havana, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Public Health, Jos Angel Portal, highlighted the importance of the Maternal and Infant Care Program, one of the priorities that this institution maintains today.

New Delhi, August 22 (Prensa Latina) The Indian spacecraft Chandrayaan-2's planned orbit was ''compressed'' bringing it closer to the Moon after the start of the phased maneuvers in preparation for the September 7 moon landing, an authorized source reported Thursday. The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) explained that the elliptical orbit of Chandrayaan-2 decreased to 118 kilometers from the lunar surface at the shortest end, and to 4,412 kilometers at the furthest end.

Bogota, August 21 (Prensa Latina) Senator Ivan Cepeda said Thursday that Colombia can lead a call for global action to save the Amazon, hit by forest fires for 17 days.

Mexico, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's Secretariat of Foreign Affairs this Thursday expressed concern over a US plan to permit extended periods of detention for migrant children and adolescents.

Hanoi, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam began preparations for its annual International Exhibition on Products, Equipment, Supplies for Medicine, Pharmacy, Hospital and Rehabilitation, expected to be attended by companies from 25 countries.

Brasilia, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro suggested Wednesday that non-governmental organizations (NGOs) may be behind the wildfires unleashed in the Amazon, without offering any evidence for such claims.

Havana, (Prensa Latina) In 56 years of medical collaboration carried out by Cuba across the world, more than 1.855 billion patients have been treated by Cuban health professionals.

Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) A total enrollment of 311,844 students will begin their studies on September 2 in Havana, a city that will host the national event for the 2019-2020 school year in Cuba.

La Paz, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia''s Ministry of Health installed this Wednesday two mobile hospitals in the departments of La Paz and Santa Cruz to provide free care to the population in response to the indefinite strike called by the Medical College.

Montevideo, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Various movements and political parties of Uruguay and Latin America sympathized this Wednesday with President Tabare Vazquez, after the announcement that he was diagnosed with a right pulmonary nodule, likely to be malignant.

Caracas, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The blockade imposed by the United States against Venezuela makes the South American nation the object of an unconventional technological attack, reflected in digital platforms, said Kenny Ossa, president of the National Center for Information Technology.