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North America

Washington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Latin American emigration organizations that make up the Alianza Martiana coalition in the US city of Miami expressed their regret on the recent death of the renowned historian Eusebio Leal.

Mexico, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A drop of 21.3 percent registered the total commercial exchange between Mexico and the United States in the first semester of 2020, Millennium revealed on Wednesday.

Moscow, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A Russian SU-27 fighter intercepted the flight of the US spy RC-135 and P-8 Poseidon aircrafts, near the Crimean coast, in a neutral zone on the Black Sea, the Ministry of Defense reported.

Experts warn of heat waves'effects in the oceansLondon, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Heat waves in the oceans can displace the habitat of turtles, whales and other marine species from 10 to thousands of kilometers, according to a research released on Wednesday.

Lopez Obrador: Mexico wins food battle says against pandemicMexico, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador considered that Mexico is winning the food battle against the Covid-19 pandemic and announced subsidies to agriculture.

Secretary Pompeo misled US CongressWashington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, cheated and lied to the U.S. Congress about the exploitation of oil in Syria, according to the nationalinterest.org website.

 US court ratifies ruling on immigration restrictionsWashington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A US court of appeals ratified on Wednesday the annulment of a rule that denies permanent residence to legal immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps and other forms of public assistance.

China predicts US failure if it intends to slow its developmentBeijing, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) China has warned the United States Wednesday that it will keep its development plans unchanged for the benefit of the people and the world, after predicting utter failure of any US attempt to curb that goal.

Devastating effect of Covid-19 in the Americas alerted onWashington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) warned that Covid-19 is having a devastating effect on health care in the region, in reference to the appearance of measles outbreaks in Brazil and diphtheria in Haiti and Venezuela.

Vienna, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The representations of the Austria-Cuba Friendship Association (OKG) in the cities Linz and Sankt Polten (north) reiterated their rejection of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba, diplomatic sources reported on Tuesday.

Buenos Aires, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, praised on Tuesday the deal reached by Argentina and the creditors for the restructuring of the foreign debt, describing it as a very significant step.