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Tokyo, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The Governor of the northern Japanese prefecture of Aomori, Shingo Mimura, on Friday demanded the suspension of military drills at the US air base of Misawa, after a plane accidentally dropped an inert gas bomb.

Havana, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez expressed gratitude today to the vast majority of the international community for their support to Cuba's battle against the blockade that the United States has imposed for almost six decades.

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Rome, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations agencies located here, Jose Carlos Rodriguez, denounced today the consequences of the US blockade against his country, specifically in the gradual reduction of the use of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).

Havana, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The 37th Havana International Fair (FIHAV 2019), which closes on Friday, has confirmed two great certainties: Cuba's strength in its committment to foreign investment, and the confidence of foreign businesses in the island.

Washington, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The US government was once again isolated in a new vote at the United Nations General Assembly on the blockade against Cuba, expressed interest here in the affairs of the Caribbean island.

7 de noviembre de 2019, 15:12Havana, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel highlighted on Thursday the majority support of the international community for an end to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against the island for almost six decades.

7 de noviembre de 2019, 15:8United Nations, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) With the support of 187 of its member states, the UN General Assembly adopted on Thursday a new resolution calling for an end to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba.

7 de noviembre de 2019, 14:46Washington, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) A US federal judge struck down an attempt by the Trump administration to authorize healthcare workers to deny services, including abortions and assisted suicides, due to their religious beliefs or moral objections.

Beijing, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese government announced on Thursday that it reached an agreement with the United States to progressively cancel tariffs imposed as part of the trade war initiated by Washington in March 2018.

Pretoria, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban flags and placards featuring slogans condeming the United States blockade against Cuba were seen on Thursday in a popular protest in front of the US Embassy in Pretoria.

Caracas, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) has reversed the decrease in oil production after reporting a daily average of 893,000 barrels in the first days of this month, the company reported.