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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

Cuban foreign minister recalls new victim of racism in USHavana, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Tuesday commented on the latest murder of African-American Andre Maurice Hill, whom he described as a new victim of racism in the United States.

Hospitalization for Covid-19 in the US sets a new recordUnited Nations, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Hospitalizations due to Covid-19 in the United States today report a new historical record, with more than 121 thousand people in those institutions throughout the country, and now specialists fear a collapse in care medical.

Washington, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) The behavior of Bitcoins in 2020 accumulated gains of 273 percent, a constant advance in light of which experts predict higher revenues in 2021, according to specialized media.

US-based organizations ratify commitment to defending Cuba and LatAmWashington, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) Organizations of émigrés from Cuba and Latin America in the US city of Miami, Florida, on Monday ratified their commitment to defending the independence, peace and development of the Caribbean island and the region.

Cuban foreign minister condemns Donald Trump's pardons to criminalsHavana, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Monday condemned the pardons granted recently by President Donald Trump to US military contractors involved in assassinations in Iraq.

Danish organization highlights solidarity with Cuba despite blockadeCopenhague, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The Danish-Cuban Association on Monday highlighted the Caribbean nation's solidarity with other countries during the Covid-19 pandemic, despite the tightening of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States

CubaCoop calls on Biden to end hostility against CubaParis, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The Cuba Coopération France (CubaCoop) association on Monday urged US President-elect Joe Biden to abandon the aggressive tightening of the blockade against the Caribbean island that characterized his predecessor, Donald Trump.

UN will offer report on its mission in ColombiaUnited Nations, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the UN, António Guterres, will circulate today among the members of the Security Council the report on the mission of the multilateral organization in Colombia, its challenges in recent months and perspectives.

Lebanese Hezbollah exalts position of U.S. Muslim leaderBeirut, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The general secretary of the Lebanese Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah, praised the courageous position of the leader of the U.S. Nation of Islam movement, Louis Farrakhan, in statements made to the Al-Mayadeen pan-Arab channel.

Millions of US people lost unemployment benefitsWashington, Dec 27 (Prensa Latina) Over 12 million US people lost their unemployment benefits on Sunday as US President Donald Trump refused to sign a bipartisan Covid-19 relief anf government funding bill passed both chambers of Congress.