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Cuba: Camaguey Airport certified to resume operationsCamagüey, Cuba, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The Ignacio Agramonte Airport in this province in the east of Cuba, has its infrastructure ready today to begin its foreign operations, according to the evaluation of a delegation led by representatives of International Health Control.


Africa reports another drop in Covid-19 infectionsNairobi, Aug. 5 (Prensa Latina) At least today Africa reversed the predictions of an uncontrolled spread of Covid-19 infections by registering the second consecutive decline in that index, after weeks of persistent rises.


EU sympathizes with Lebanon after explosions; sends urgent aidBrussels, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Leaders of the European Union (EU) expressed solidarity with Lebanon after the explosions that shook Beirut, and announced they will be sending urgent aid to support rescue operations.


Germany with more than 700 new cases of Covid-19Berlin, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Germany reported today 741 new Covid-19 infections in the last 24 hours, so the country's total now exceeds 212,000 confirmed cases.


Cuban doctors deploy solidarity, Belgium activist saysFotos PL: Ileana Piñeiro

Brussels, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The Henry Reeve Cuban medical brigades that are fighting Covid-19 are globally deploying solidarity among countries, so they have earned the condition to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, Wim Leysens said in Brussels on Wednesday.


Cuban doctors increase attention in Jamaica against the Covid-19Havana, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The contingent of Cuban doctors in Jamaica reported a total of 49,838 consultations at the end of July, considered a notable increase in the midst of the joint confrontation with the Covid-19 pandemic.


Covid-19 is controlled in France, but danger exists, an expert saysParis, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Jean-François Delfraissy, president of the Scientific Council, considered that Covid-19 is currently under control in the country, but warned that the situation is fragile facing a new outbreak of the pandemic.


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Moscow, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Russia will supply its Avifavir medicine to at least seven countries in Latin America, while it could coordinate cooperative production with other states in the region, the Russian Direct Investment Fund declared on Monday.


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Ottawa, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Ethnic minority populations and low-income groups are at greater risk of contracting Covid-19 in Canada, according to a report released Monday by the Department of Public Health.


3 de agosto de 2020, 12:47

Washington, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Exposure of children to violent environments at an early age can lead them to reach puberty faster, increase cellular aging and alter brain development, according to newspaper reports.