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New York, Dec 31 (Prensa Latina) Due to their importance for human nutrition, food security and health, fruits and vegetables will focus global attention in 2021, in a context of economic crisis accentuated by the impact of Covid-19.

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Havana (Prensa Latina) The Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba (LADC) company announced that it will participate in the Ballet Beyond Borders competition, an event based in the United States, in early January 2021.

30 de diciembre de 2020, 17:15Damascus, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) At least 25 soldiers were killed and 17 were injured in a terrorist attack on Wednesday in the northeastern Syrian Deir Ezzor province, 450 km from this capital.

30 de diciembre de 2020, 17:8

United Nations, 30 Dec (Prensa Latina) The distribution of the Covid-19 vaccines around the world will be a daunting task to require political solidarity and complex logistical planning, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres highlighted on Wednesday.

30 de diciembre de 2020, 15:24United Nations, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) A group of independent experts from the United Nations warned on Wednesday that US President Donald Trump's pardons to four mercenaries accused of war crimes in Iraq are an affront to justice.

30 de diciembre de 2020, 15:19Havana, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Wednesday denounced US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's pretentions to include Cuba in the list of nations that sponsor terrorism.

Chinese Parliament condemns US law with interference clausesBeijing, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) A commission of the National People's Congress of China condemned a US bill that provides for financing to promote interference in issues in Tibet, Taiwan, Hong Kong and the province of Xinjiang, China.

US blockade and its impact on Cuban developmentHavana, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) The siege imposed by the United States against Cuba closes 2020 as one of the periods of greatest pressure for the development of the Caribbean nation, under the administration of Republican Donald Trump.

Vietnam's work at UN Security Council described as successfulHanoi, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam successfully served as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council in the first of its two years in office, local diplomatic sources reported on Tuesday.

Armando Manzanero's remains arrive in YucatanMexico, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Popular singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero Canche died of Covid-19 on Monday at the age of 86, and his remains have arrived in his birthplace, Yucatan, as he had once requested.

US caravans attacked in IraqBaghdad, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) A couple of US military caravans have been attacked with explosive devices in southern Iraq, Saberin News and Shafaq News reported on Tuesday