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Vaccination begins in Cuba for ages between 12 and 18Havana, Sep 5 (Prensa Latina) The mass vaccination against Covid-19 with the Soberana 02 vaccine for ages between 12 and 18 years begins today in Cuba, and is expected to last until next November 5th, health authorities reported.

Geneva, Sep 4 (Prensa Latina) International organizations on Friday called for increased efforts and cooperation on trade to tackle plastic pollution, one of today´s most evident and persistent environmental issues.

Vaccination for pediatric ages begins in Cuba's provinceSanta Clara, Cuba, Sep 3 ( Prensa Latina) The vaccination against Covid-19 in pediatric ages began today in Santa Clara, Dr. Barbarita Rodriguez informed, head of the immune system in the central Cuban province of Villa Clara.

Vietnam surpasses half a million Covid-19 casesHanoi, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam on Friday reported 14,922 Covid-19 cases, its second highest figure since the pandemic broke out, so the number of contagions in this country has risen to 501,649.

Deadly Covid-19 rise continues in Sub-Saharan AfricaNairobi, Sept 3 (Prensa Latina) The lasting rise in deaths and infections with Covid-19 in sub-Saharan Africa, reported today by the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDPC), defines the pandemic in that troubled area of ​​the planet.

Hurricane Larry posing crear risks  for the Lesser AntillesWashington, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) Larry, the fifth hurricane of the current season, is rapidly strengthening in the eastern tropical Atlantic and from today it increases the risk for the Lesser Antilles.

Haiti: Over half million children at risk of waterborne diseasesUnited Nations, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) Around 540,000 children in the southwest of earthquake-stricken Haiti are now facing the possible re-emergence of waterborne diseases such as cholera and diarrhea, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) warned Friday.

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United Nations, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the UN, António Guterres, regretted the deaths that occurred in the host city of the multilateral organization and neighboring New Jersey, after the torrential rains and remaining floods from Hurricane Ida.

Brasilia, Sep 2 (Prensa Latina) The mayor of Rio de Janeiro suspended due to the lack of vaccines the application of the second dose of CoronaVac, the Chinese Covid-19 vaccine.

Washington, Sep 2 (Prensa Latina) Scientists warned that consuming weight-loss products can cause side effects on human´s health and death, according to a specialized source.

Moscow, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Space Agency (Roscosmos) reported that the Progress MS-18 uncrewed cargo spacecraft will be sent to the International Space Station (ISS) on October 28, local press said.