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Havana, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) The US ban on charter flights to Cuba, except for Havana, as of Tuesday, has severely damaged Cuban families and their relations, Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said.

USA implements new measure that tightens blockade to CubaHavana, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) The suspension as of Tuesday of public charter flights between any airport in the United States and Cuba, except the Jose Marti International Airport, is part of the tightening of the blockade to the Caribbean island.

Oil prices plummet over 20 percentNew York, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Oil prices sank today more than 20 percent in New York and London, weighed down by the expansion of the COVID-19 outbreak, which has caused a lower demand for crude oil.

London, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Irish singer-songwriter Niall Horan will begin a world tour in April to promote his new studio album, which will conclude in Latin America, according to the artist's official website.

9 de marzo de 2020, 17:29United Nations, March 9 (Prensa Latina) In a political declaration on Monday, UN member states expressed their willingness to act to advance gender equality and also recognized that greater efforts are urgently needed in the face of new challenges.

9 de marzo de 2020, 16:18Ottawa, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) The excellence that Cuban tourist services offer today is recognized by the newspaper Le Journal de Montreal when it praises the conditions of the Cayo Santa Maria Beach Hotel, located 380 kilometers from the capital.

9 de marzo de 2020, 13:45Caracas, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez noted that the Government of the United States is afraid of the elections in her country.

Quebecois documentary directors show experiences in CubaSantiago de Cuba, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Artists from the Canadian province of Quebec are showing their experiences in documentary filming.

Damascus, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) Residents and soldiers of the Syrian Army blocked a US military convoy from entering the town of Tel Temer, in the northern province of Hasaka, and forced it to turn back, according to social media posts from that region.

Geneva, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) World Health Organization (WHO) spokesperson Fadela Chaib reported on Sunday that 101 countries and regions have confirmed cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus.

Tehran, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) Iran has denounced the humanitarian fallacy of the United States, with which it intends to deceive international public opinion about an alleged flexibility of unilateral measures against the Persian country.