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 Dominican ambassador to Cuba presents letter of credenceHavana, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Rogelio Sierra received today the letter of credence of the new ambassador of the Dominican Republic in this capital, Flavio Amaury Rondon de Jesus.

Nobel Prize Committee registers Russia's nominations to Cuban doctorsMoscow, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) A petition from three Russian professors to grant the Nobel Peace Prize to Cuba's Henry Reeve medical contingent was registered by the Norwegian Committee that grants the prize, Russian universities reported on Thursday.

 Second perceptible earthquake shakes eastern CubaSantiago de Cuba, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) A second perceptible earthquake was felt on Thursday morning and its epicenter was located in the south-eastern strip, the most seismogenic Cuban region, according to a report from the Cuban National Seismological Service.

Cuba reports 408 new Covid-19 casesHavana, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reported 408 new confirmed Covid-19 cases and four deaths, due to complications related to the disease, the Ministry of Public Health said on Thursday.

Cuban medical contingent nominated for Nobel Peace Prize in JapanTokyo, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) The rector of the Kyoto University of Foreign Studies of Japan, Matsuda Takeshi, presented his nomination to the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize for Cuba's Henry Reeve medical contingent, diplomatic sources reported on Thursday.

By Waldo Mendiluza. FotosPL: Ileana Piñeiro

Paris, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Didier Philippe, president of the France Cuba solidarity association, condemned on Monday the US government's decision to include the Caribbean nation in its unilateral list of countries that sponsor terrorism, and demanded its removal.

Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba condemned on Tuesday the recent accusation of sponsoring terrorism during a virtual meeting of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).

Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has an exemplary behavior in the fight against terrorism, assured on Tuesday in Havana the deputy director for the United States of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Johana Tablada.

Brussels, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) The Belgian 'Cubanismo.be' association rejected on Tuesday the decision of the US government to include Cuba again in its unilateral list of countries sponsoring terrorism, a measure that it deemed a sign of desperation of the outgoing administration.

Lima, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian political analyst Gustavo Espinoza on Tuesday condemned the decision of the outgoing US President Donald Trump to include Cuba in Washington's unilateral list of countries that promote terrorism.

Doha, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban athletes Maylin del Toro, in 63 kilograms; and Magdiel Estrada in 73, lost today in ther respective competitions at the Doha Masters, Qatar, which welcomes the top 36 judokas in each division.