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Mexico, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexican authorities have calmed down now that the Iridium-192 radioactive source that had been stolen on Sunday on the road to the town of Teoloyucan was found, and the hazard alert was removed on Tuesday.


Nairobi, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Africa on Monday reported 262 deaths due to causes related to Covid-19, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported on Tuesday, the same average figure reported over the weekend, an arithmetical coincidence.


Havana, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reported 1,600 new Covid-19 cases and nine deaths in the last 24 hours on Monday.


Mexico, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican newspaper El Heraldo de Mexico highlighted the Soberana Plus vaccine, the fifth candidate in Cuba approved by the Center for State Control of Medicines.


Berlin, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) European parliamentarians, managers and union leaders urged the United States to cut greenhouse gas emissions by half compared to 2005.


New Delhi, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) India will produce 850 million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine annually, as disclosed in the capital.


New Delhi, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) India's central drug regulator body passed the emergency use of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine, given the new spread of Covid-19 cases in the country.


Washington, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Several states in the United States have temporarily shut down some Johnson & Johnson vaccine sites after people suffered adverse reactions to the injection.


Guatemala, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei confirmed on Monday that the first batch of Sputnik V vaccine doses will arrive in the country by mid-April.


Brasilia, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Brazil´s death toll rose to 354,617, after new 1,480 deaths were reported in last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health said.


Caracas, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro on Monday discussed with the World Health Organization (WHO) about Covid-19 vaccine doses distribution through Covax mechanism.