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Caracas, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) After having ended a week of radical quarantine Venezuela has begun relaxing measures, though under an alert from the Executive due to the increase of 20 active Covid-19 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.


United Nations, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Mental health must also be a priority in the response to Covid-19 and an important component of universal health coverage, according to the UN Secretary General, António Guterres.


Havana, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban scientists and health personnel are currently making progress in clinical trials of anti-Covid-19 vaccine candidates developed in this country with the aim of protecting the entire population.


Cuban drug Heberprot-P is used effectively in Dominican RepublicSanto Domingo, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban drug Heberprot-P, designed to stop and cure the diabetic foot ulcers, is reportedly being used effectively on sick Dominicans, healing 87.24 percent of the patients.


Buenos Aires, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) A third Aerolineas Argentinas flight is departing on Sunday for Moscow to fetch 600,000 new doses of Sputnik V vaccines, in order to vaccinate more people against Covid-19.


Buenos Aires, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Argentine Vice President Cristina Fernandez received on Sunday the first dose of the Russian-made Sputnik V against Covid-19 and thanked health personnel for their commendable mission.


Ankara, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca announced on Sunday that 6.5 million doses from the Chinese company Sinovac Biotech would arrive in Turkey on Monday.


La Paz, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's Ministry of Health reported on sunday 1,732 new infections of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, thus bringing the nation's total to close to 200,000 cases since the detection of the first sick people in March 2020.


Havana, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities reported on Sunday 634 new cases of Covid-19, the second largest figure during the pandemic, and three new dead associated to the disease.


Islamabad, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan is reportedly planning to roll out the most advanced 5G internet network available in 2022-23.


New Delhi, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) India that has vaccinated over a million and half of its own people against Covid-19 will reportedly provide Sri Lanka next week half a million Covishield vaccines free of charge to fight the disease.