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Europe

15 de septiembre de 2021, 7:27Moscow, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of Russian entities and companies as well as 19 Latin American nations on Tuesday dealt by videoconference with challenges for bilateral trade and the avenues to strengthen relations.


Geneva, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's permanent representative to the United Nations (UN) Office in Geneva, Juan Antonio Quintanilla, expressed today his country's rejection to the use of force and all types of aggression against any State.


Havana Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) The European Union's Euroclimate program and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) signed today an agreement for the implementation in Cuba of a project to reduce risks from natural disasters.


Bolivia to receive new doses of the Russian vaccine Sputnik VLa Paz, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade Benjamin Blanco informed that, according to the program, on Wednesday national officials will receive a new batch of second doses of the Covid-19 Sputnik V vaccine in Russia, media reported on Tuesday.


Cuba reiterates its support for IAEA's workVienna, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reiterated today its support for the work of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and called for strengthening existing ties by promoting initiatives of common interest.


Venezuela reaffirms cooperation with OPECCaracas, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolas Maduro reiterated on Tuesday that Venezuela will continue to work with the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to strengthen the post-pandemic economy.


France investigates 533 cases of sexual violence in sportsParis, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) The French Ministry of Sports is investigating 533 complaints of sexual abuse, linked to sports, Minister Roxana Maracineanu assured in statements to Franceinfo on Tuesday.


WHO reiterates complaint about inequity in vaccine distributionGeneva, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Inequity in the distribution of vaccines to fight Covid-19 is still an issue globally, director general of the World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.


UNESCO launches Artificial Intelligence portalParis, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO announced the launch of the Globalpolicy.ai page, which will serve as a portal for the World Observatory of Artificial Intelligence (AI) developed by the entity.


UK postpones application of post-Brexit customs controls with EULondon, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) The British government announced that it will postpone until next year the introduction of post-Brexit customs controls that were to be begun to be applied to imports from the European Union starting on October 1st.


Putin confines himself due to proximity to Covid-19 patientMoscow, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) President of Russia Vladimir Putin informed his Tajik counterpart, Emomalí Rajmón, that he will subject himself to a confinement regime due to proximity to a Covid-19 case in his environment, as reported by the press service of the Kremlin.