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Santo Domingo, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel sent a message of condolences to his peer, Danilo Medina, for the loss of human life and damages caused by the explosion in a factory in Santo Domingo.

Santiago de Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) African and Caribbean diplomats paid tribute in Santiago de Cuba on Tuesday to Nelson Mandela on his 100th birthday, during a day on an agenda to recall in Cuba the leader''s legacy and his friendship with Fidel Castro.

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) , Human Rights Day, could not be unnoticed by the U.S. Government and its anti-Cuba crusade, a letter and Twitter were this time the scenario set up from Washington.

Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel described the U.S. speech against Cuba on human rights as hypocritical and dishonest.

Brazilia, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian Commission of Human Rights and Deputies Chamber offered apologies this Friday to Cuban physicians for the questioning and disrespectful stance of president-elect Jair Bolsonaro.

Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The 40th Festival of the New Latin American Cinema is opening on Thursday in Havana, with a program of 373 films from 40 countries that also include workshops, discussions and presentations until December 16.

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Cuban doctors who carry out missions abroad with payments for their services voluntarily contribute resources to strengthen health care in Cuba, the Foreign Ministry official Yaira Jimenez said on Wednesday.

Havana, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is expanding Internet access via mobile data through 3G at much affordable rates as of December 6, executives Telecommunication Company (ETECSA) announced.

Havana, Dec 3 (Prensa Latina) Meetings of the Board of Directors and the Board of Governors of the International Investment Bank (BII) are taking place this Monday and Tuesday at the Varadero resort in Cuba, organizers said.

Mexico City, Dec 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s President Miguel Diaz-Canel who is here for the presidential inauguration of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador this Saturday voiced his government''s interest in expanding relations with Mexico, a country he described as strategic for the island.