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Interior Cuba

Holguin, Cuba, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) With the start here of the sugar harvest 2019-2020, the northeastern province of Holguin aims to produce more than 160 thousand tons of sugar, one of the largest figures in the country, despite the upsurge of the U.S. blockade that directly affects this industry.

Santiago de Cuba, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) A first group of Cuban collaborators providing health services in Ecuador returned home on Tuesday from Guayaquil, and were received by the highest authorities of this eastern province.

Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, Raul Castro, was elected delegate to the 5th National Conference of the Association of Combatants of the Cuban Revolution (ACRC), local media reported.

Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel spoke reportedly with the general director of the Kuwaiti Fund for Arab Economic Development, Abdulahawab A. Al Bader, on bilateral projects and other matters of common interest.

Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Former president of France Francois Hollande paid tribute today in this capital to the victims of the sabotage on the La Coubre steamship, a criminal act undertaken against Cuba on March 4, 1960, in which French and Cuban citizens lost their lives.

Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban government on Friday demanded the release of four health workers unjustly detained in Bolivia, and announced the immediate withdrawal of members of its medical mission in the Andean country.

FotosPL: Jorge Pérez

Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Authorities from Havana and the US city of New Orleans signed a memorandum of understanding on Thursday to continue to strengthen friendship and bilateral cooperation in several fields.

Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday visited economic and educational centers in eastern Guantanamo province, where he reviwed key issues such as the reduction of imports and production chains.

Washington, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Members of the Alianza Martiana, which brings together Cuban emigree organizations in Miami, United States, will travel to Havana to participate in celebrations to mark the city's 500th anniversary.

By Waldo Mendiluza

Paris, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is participating in the 40th Session of the UNESCO General Conference by presenting its revolutionary achievements, Culture Minister Alpidio Alonso, leading the delegation of the Caribbean country, said in Paris.

Havana, Nov 12 (Prensa Latina) Spanish King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia arrived in Cuba, where they will undertake an official visit.