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UN refugee agency for Palestinians unable to pay salariesBeirut, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) declared on Friday its insolvency to pay the salaries of 28,000 employees and continue its solidarity work.

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Rome, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) Fresh water available per person has depleted by over 20 percent annually in the last two decades, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) noted in Rome.

Havana, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Thursday urged young people to develop their struggles for a better world from social networks, at the closing session of the International virtual Meeting on Ideas that Are Flags.

Paris, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Japanese researcher Kenya Honda won the Carlos J. Finlay UNESCO Award in Microbiology for his studies on the microbiota and its impact on the immune system, the multilateral organization announced on Thursday.

Washington, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) The US magazine BioWorld today highlighted Cuba's achievements in the development of its second Sovereign 02 vaccine candidate against Covid-19, which is currently undergoing phase I of clinical trials.

Paris, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina The Cuba Cooperation France Association (CubaCoop) urged US President-Elect Joe Biden on Thursday to eliminate the inhumane and criminal measures dictated against the island by the administration of Donald Trump.

Paris, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's permanent delegate at UNESCO, Yahima Esquivel, denounced here on Wednesday the US economic, commercial and financial blockade's impact on the coutnry's communications sector.

Xi Jinping emphasizes value of stable China-US tiesBeijing, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) President Xi Jinping on Wednesday emphasized the importance of stable and conflict-free relations between China and the United States, as he congratulated President-elect Joe Biden.

25 de noviembre de 2020, 14:34Havana, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) US intellectuals and progressive youths on Wednesday evoked Fidel Castro's ideas in favor of the poor and against neoliberal policies.

Havana, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez today rejected U.S. interference in his country's internal affairs, and said that instead of supporting the people, Washington is attacking them.

Tehran, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's hopes are Wednesday pinned on a change in policy towards the Islamic Republic by US President-Elect Joe Biden.