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Europe

Vienna, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The representations of the Austria-Cuba Friendship Association (OKG) in the cities Linz and Sankt Polten (north) reiterated their rejection of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba, diplomatic sources reported on Tuesday.


Geneva, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed that the percentage of people who die after being infected by Covid-19 is very high, and is due to the transmission capacity of such a coronavirus.


Madrid, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Spanish Primer Minister Pedro Sanchez stated today he does not know whereabouts of Spains's former King Juan Carlos I, who decided to leave this country after corruption scandals.


Paris, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO endorsed on Tuesday the call to place education at the forefront of the post-Covid-19 recovery plans, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a call.


London, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Recent studies have shown that many patients who suffered from Covid-19 today suffer from psychiatric disorders such as post-traumatic stress, anxiety, insomnia and depression.


Geneva, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The spokesperson for the World Health Organization (WHO), Tarik Yazarevich, said that he insists on guaranteeing fast, fair and equitable access to the Covid-19 vaccine.


Berlin, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) With the screening of the film The Mafia's Paradise - Cuba before the 1959 Revolution, the GlobaLE Film Festival in Germany drew the curtain on its 16th installment, dedicated today, Tuesday, to Cuba.


Paris, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) French President Emmanuel Macron announces on Tuesday measures for the protection of the elderly, in a context marked by the impact of Covid-19, the Elysee Palace announced.


United Nations, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The damage caused during the hurricane season in Central America and the Caribbean may make children and their families more vulnerable in the midst of the pandemic, and this is a current concern at the UN.


Moscow, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Russia lost 500 billion rOubles (some US$6.79 billion) due to the absence of foreign tourism, as a result of the restrictive measures to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, Rosturism agency reported on Tuesday.


Paris, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The Cuba Cooperation France Association (CubaCoop) called on Tuesday to strengthen solidarity with the island from initiatives to support its economic development and the campaign to grant its internationalist doctors the Nobel Peace Prize.