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7 de mayo de 2020, 13:16Nairobi, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Africa reports this Thursday over 50,000 infections and 2,000 deaths, proving the rapid spread of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in the continent.

7 de mayo de 2020, 13:14Geneva, May 7 (Prensa Latina) About 220 people have been diagnosed with Covid-19 in the refugee camps on the Greek islands of the Aegean Sea, said Antonio Vitorino, director general of the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

7 de mayo de 2020, 13:5Kathmandu, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Nepalese Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli warned on Thursday that the Covid-19 pandemic might create a much worse situation in the country.

7 de mayo de 2020, 13:3Moscow, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Almost 300 thousand might be infected with SARS CoV-2 in Moscow, well above the 92,676 positive cases detected so far, declared the mayor of the city, Sergei Sabianin.

 China proves another vaccine candidate to be effective in monkeysBeijing, May 7 (Prensa Latina) China proved another vaccine candidate against Covid-19 to be effective in protecting monkeys from the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes the deadly pneumonia, reported this Thursday local press.

7 de mayo de 2020, 12:17Brasilia, May 7 (Prensa Latina) The total number of coronavirus infections in Brazil, up to May 5, taking into account the under-reported cases, could amount to 1,657, 752 afflicted, assures an investigation cited on Thursday by the press.

Cuba reports four Covid-19 deaths, totaling 73Havana, May 7 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of Public Health on Thursday reported four deaths by Covid-19, so the total number of deceased patients has increased to 73.

Havana, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba today uses medicines and products of the most advanced technology worldwide, included in the treatments it applies for the prevention and treatment of Covid-19, said the Ministry of Public Health.

 Mexico without responding US demand to reopen motor sectorMexico, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Mexico continues on Thursday without responding the request from the US Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) to reopen the motor sector closed due to the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.

Mexico applies a different policy to the economic and health crisisMexico, May 7 (Prensa Latina) The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, reiterated today at the morning conference that his government applies a different policy to face the economic and health crisis in favor of the majority.

Havana, May 7 (Prensa Latina) For the sixth consecutive day, the number of recoveries from Covid-19 exceeds active cases, and now rises to 1,031, detailed this Thursday the Ministry of Public Health. Active cases reach 623 today, 615 of these patients, representing 98.7 percent present a stable clinical evolution, Dr. Francisco Duran, national director of Epidemiology, indicated on his daily press briefing.