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Moscow, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev voiced on Saturday his approval to the postponement for February of the Australia Open in order to strengthen health measures against Covid-19 for the well-being of participants.


Moscow, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Ministry of Health authorized on Saturday the use of Sputnik V on people over 60 to immunize them against Covid-19, the capital's television reported.


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Buenos Aires, 26 Dec (Prensa Latina) Argentina's government is currently deploying an important logistic phase to start applying Russia's Sputnik V vaccine as of next week.


Vatican City, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis today urged the heads of states, companies and international organizations to promote cooperation and not competition, to guarantee vaccines against Covid-19 for all.


China, vacuna, Sinovac, efectividadBeijing, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese press today highlighted that Sinovac's Covid-19 vaccine was 91.25 percent effective during the latest trials in Turkey, as it will be used there in an immunization program.


Moscow, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) reportedly arrested on Friday a 17-year-old teenager who was planning to bomb a building in the city of Tambov, the capital's television station broadcasted.


Variante sul-africana do coronavírus menos letal do que a britânicaPretoria, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) South Africa's Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize ruled out that the new SARS-CoV-2 strain detected in the country may be more contagious or has a higher fatality rate compared to that found in the United Kingdom.


Por Antonio Rondón García

Moscow, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) Russia reiterated its rejection of the United States economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba, and confirmed its commitment to developing and deepening its strategic cooperation with the country in several fields.


Cuban doctors receive new nomination for Nobel Peace Prize in UKLondon, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) Labor Party member Bell Ribeiro-Addy became the twelfth British Member of Parliament to officially nominate Cuba's Henry Reeve medical brigade for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, the Cuba Solidarity Campaign (CSC) reported on Thursday.


Tourism ends the most difficult year in its historyMadrid, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) said goodbye today to 2020 as the 'most difficult year in the history' of the sector, after suffering a complete stoppage due to the pandemic.


24 de diciembre de 2020, 10:3London, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) A prominent British scientist warned today that the United Kingdom is in an even more dangerous phase of the Covid-19 pandemic, with the presence in the country of two new very contagious strains of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.