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Europe

Philips raises profits due to pandemic needsAmsterdam, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Netherlands technology company Philips reported today the achievement of an attributable net profit of 338 million euros during the third quarter of this year.


Moscow, Oct. 18 (Prensa Latina) Russia rejected on Sunday Turkey's allegations it is supplying weapons to Armenia, along with France and the United States, considering such an approach detrimental to a solution to the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.


Podgorica, Oct. 18 (Prensa Latina) Montenegro, a small Balkan state of 13,812 square kilometers and slightly more than 642,500 inhabitants, today ranks first in the number of Covid-19 infections in Europe for every 100,000 inhabitants.


Moscow, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reiterated his call to halt the fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh, where a second attempt at a truce was due to begin this Sunday.


Washington, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) With 2,652 new Covid-19 cases since 14 hours ago that reportedly raised the number of active patients to 2,688,556, the United States leads the Americas with a total of 8,345,317 cases since the pandemic broke out.


New Delhi, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian vaccine candidate, Sputnik V, will undergo phase three trials in India after receiving approval from the central drug control authority, it was disclosed here today.



London, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Parliamentarians, union leaders and intellectuals from the United Kingdom warned today that the Bolivian right could try to hide the victory of the Movement for Socialism (MAS) in tomorrow's elections in that South American country.


Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Solidarity activists from all latitudes will condemn today the United States blockade against Cuba on social media.


Geneva, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) ranked on Friday Covid-19 as the fifth leading cause of death in the world and warned that it is far from over; that is why, it urged people to be mentally prepared.


Belarus condemns US blockade against CubaMinsk, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Belarus' Working Group of the National Assembly for Cooperation with the Cuban Parliament condemned on Friday the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba.