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Moscow, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Russian State Communication watchdog Roskomnadzor halted a punitive slowdown of Twitter after it deleted more than 90% content deemed illegal by Moscow, but warned other US internet platforms to comply with local legislation or face similar penalties.


Geneva, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, on Saturday warned that the Covid-19 pandemic that hit the planet in 2020 could be deadlier in 2021.


Lima, May 12 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian President Francisco Sagasti announced Tuesday severe sanctions for perpetrators of isolated attempts of false Covid-19 vaccination, where the elderly were injected with empty syringes.


Tehran, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Yavad Zarif on Monday called for caution in the face of Israel's provocations, the most recent of which consisted of sabotage against the Natanz nuclear power plant.


Havana, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) The national director of Epidemiology at the Cuban Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP), Dr. Francisco Duran, on Monday reported 854 new Covid-19 cases and eight deaths over the last 24 hours.


Cairo, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Egypt's Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad on Saturday assured that her country is taking important steps to fight climate change.


Beijing, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) China'S Space Administration confirmed on Wednesday that it has been in contact with its US counterpart since January to prevent risks of collisions between their respective spacecraft to Mars.


Havana, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The director of the Center for International Policy of Cuba, Jose Ramon Cabañas, on Wednesday rejected the latest US report on human rights in the world.


Tehran, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Iran considers that US President Joe Biden's promises are empty, while the same measures imposed by his predecessor against the Islamic Republic currently continue in force. During a meeting with his cabinet, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reiterated that the current US Government maintains the same method as the previous one, and we do not see any diplomacy in the actions, since the same sanctions and pressures continue.'


Sofia, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Shortly before the April 4 general elections, Bulgaria has a difficult epidemiological situation due to the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes Covid-19.


Oslo, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Norwegian scientists linked the Covid-19 vaccine developed by the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca and Oxford University with the formation of blood clots, an opinion that differs from their colleagues in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.