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Washington, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Several states in the United States have temporarily shut down some Johnson & Johnson vaccine sites after people suffered adverse reactions to the injection.


Paris, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) The French Communist Party (PCF) on Tuesday described the economic, commercial and financial US blockade against Cuba as inhumane and illegal and favored boosting world solidarity to end it.


Damascus, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Syria's Foreign Ministry reiterated on Tuesday that successive US administrations are involved in sponsoring an unprecedented terrorist war against that nation.


Cairo, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Tuesday briefed UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on the latest developments related to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).


Moscow, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Russia's Minister of Defense Serguei Shoigu denounced on Tuesday that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) will concentrate 40,000 military and 15,000 units of weapons and equipment near the country's borders.


Washington, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) US health authorities on Tuesday recommended stopping the use of the vaccine against Covid-19 developed by Johnson & Johnson after cases of blood clots were reported.


Brasilia, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) The Association of Indigenous Peoples of Brazil asked United States President Joe Biden to distrust his counterpart, Jair Bolsonaro, regarding the signing of agreements on the Amazon.


Berlin, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) European parliamentarians, managers and union leaders urged the United States to cut greenhouse gas emissions by half compared to 2005.


Damascus, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) US forces transferred a new group of extremists belonging to the Islamic State (Daesh, in Arabic) by helicopter to the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor, media reported.


Tehran, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Some Iranian jurists on Tuesday condemned US hypocrisy regarding the right to freedom of expression for its assiduous blockade against Iranian media outlets.


Washington, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Several states in the United States have temporarily shut down some Johnson & Johnson vaccine sites after people suffered adverse reactions to the injection.