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Washington, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The e-commerce giant Amazon must pay over 134,000 dollars to the US government for allegedly violating Washington´s sanctions on Cuba and other nations.


Washington, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The e-commerce giant Amazon must pay over 134,000 dollars to the US government for allegedly violating Washington´s sanctions on Cuba and other nations.


UN: pandemic and its consequences in Latin America and the CaribbeanUnited Nations, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) As the Covid-19 continues to spread around the world, Latin America and the Caribbean now appears as the focus of the pandemic and great inequalities existing in the continent are being exacerbated, they warned this Thursday at the UN.


Cuba rejects US houndingHavana, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Thursday rejected the hounding by the Government of the United States against the Cuban people.


Blacks and Latinos in the U.S. most affected by Covid-19Washington, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) Blacks and Latinos were infected with Covid-19 at three times the rate of whites, and died almost twice as often, according to a New York Times report Thursday.


Florida, USA, is the world epicenter of Covid-19Washington, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) Florida is emerging as the global epicenter of the latest wave of the coronavirus, U.S. media reported Thursday.


China urges US to put belligerence aside and strengthen cooperationBeijing, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) China called on the United States to stop betting on belligerance and return to the path of dialogue to foster cooperation in bilateral relations, which are going through their moments of greatest challenge.


United Nations, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres requested on Wednesday to encourage responses that boost the economy and the creation of decent jobs to defuse the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.


Paris, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO recognized on Wednesday Cuba's commitment to scientific research by ratifying the importance and permanence of the Carlos J. Finlay Prize for Microbiology, awarded by the organization.


Washington, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) Mike East, one of the eyewitnesses in the breaking-off and restoration of the diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba, died in June in his native Memphis at the age of 81, it was reported in Washington on Wednesday.


Beijing, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday announced visa restrictions to US citizens who offend Tibet, noting the country's zero tolerance regarding any interference in that or any other issue on the domestic agenda.