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Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The number of residents in Cuba connected to the Internet grew to 7.7 million in 2021, 68 percent of the population, according to reports by We Are Social and Hootsuite.

Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel advocated strengthening the links among science, innovation, local development and training of human potential in the construction sector, the official government website disclosed on Friday.

Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Friday reported 875 Covid-19 cases, thus the total number of cases rose to 48,441, while 926 patients were discharged from hospitals; therefore, the total number of discharges increased to 43,735.

Washington, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) will grant high priority to an investigation into an alleged sonic attack on diplomats from the United State in Havana, CNN reported on Friday.

Castries, (Prensa Latina) Prominent diplomat Ronald Sanders, from Antigua and Barbuda, on Friday praised Cuba's progress in the production of Covid-19 vaccines despite the impact of the United States blockade against that country.

Lisbon, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The Porto club on Friday confirmed the death of Cuban handball player Alfredo Quintana, and Portugal's sports are in mourning, local media, including Tribuna Expreso, Ionline and JM Madeira, reported.

Havana (Prensa Latina) Cuban athletes are strengthening their training in order to make new achievements at the Paralympic Games in Tokyo, scheduled from August 24 to September 9.

Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) An epidemiological monitoring system is currently in place in Havana to obtain the results of PCR tests as soon as possible, an official source said on Friday.

PCC and Polisario Front hold talks on relationsHavana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Officials from the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) and Western Sahara's Polisario Front held talks on bilateral relations and the current world situation, local media reported on Friday.

Ottawa, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Canada must get back on the right track and strengthen ties with Cuba, experts stated on Friday.

Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The blockade and other hostile actions by the United States threaten human rights in Cuba, Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez stated.