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Havana, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) About twenty churches and religious organizations in the United States sent a letter to President Joe Biden asking him to reverse Donald Trump´s sanctions on Cuba.

Santiago de Chile, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Members of the metropolitan zone of the movement of solidarity with Cuba in Chile delivered on Wednesday to the US embassy in this capital a letter condemning the White House's blockade against Cuba.

Washington, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 63 million people have already been immunized against Covid-19 in the Americas, two months after the first vaccine was delivered, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reported on Wednesday.

Cuba Study Group asks Biden to lift US sanctions against CubaWashington, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) An organization based in this capital, called Cuba Study Group (CSG), asked President Joe Biden on Tuesday to promote the lifting of the measures that make up the United States blockade against the island.

The CIA was linked to the alleged sonic attacks in CubaPor Elizabeth Borrego Rodriguez

Havana, (Prensa Latina) The alleged sonic attacks on diplomats from the United States in Cuba were a pretext with the participation of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to sever relations with the island, retired Division General Fabian Escalante said on Tuesday.

 Cuba supports UN General Assembly's guiding roleUnited Nations, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reaffirmed on Tuesday at the United Nations its support for strengthening the guiding role of the General Assembly, in its capacity as the main regulatory, deliberative, policy-making and representative body of the multilateral organization.

Online event will denounce effects of US blockade on Cuba sportsHavana, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) An online event on Wednesday will be dedicated to Cuban sports, being a new opportunity to denounce the negative effects of the United States blockade, the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP).

Washington, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 400,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year in the world, and most of them live in low- and medium-income countries, the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) informed.

United Nations, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for more financial support for developing countries, amid the Covid-19 pandemic and its consequences.

Ramallah, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) British Consul to Jerusalem Philip Hall warned on Monday that the Israeli settlements on the occupied Palestinian territories are an obstacle to the beginning of peace negotiations between both parties, and described them as illegal.

Tehran, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Iran requested the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)'s confidentiality for its peaceful nuclear program, in a message released on Monday on local media.