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Pretoria, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) Michael Lapsley, a prominent South African priest and anti-apartheid fighter, highlighted the work of Cuba's Henry Reeve internationalist medical brigade, and condemned the United States-imposed blockade against Cuba.

Biden more aggressive than Trump in deportations of MexicansMexico, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The president of the United States, Joe Biden, has deported more Mexicans than Donald Trump, contrary to the immigration policy that he proclaimed, and has spent two months exceeding the 20 thousand returned, La Jornada denounced.

Putin expects Biden summit to restore contacts and establish dialogueMoscow, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin expects the forthcoming summit with his US counterpart Joe Biden in Geneva on June 16 to restore personal contacts and establish dialogue on issues of mutual interest, the Russian leader said in an interview with the Rossiya-1 TV channel.

Canadian medical donation arrives in CubaHolguín, Cuba, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) Toronto´s 'Juan Gualberto Gómez' Association of Cuban Residents on Saturday made a donation of medical supplies to Cuba´s Holguín health centers for preventing and controlling the Covid-19 pandemic.

Belgian associations call for Biden to lift US blockade against CubaBrussels, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) Belgian Associations in solidarity with Cuba on Saturday rolled out a bike caravan and a sit-in calling for President Joe Biden to immediately put an end to US blockade against Cuba.

Washington, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Analysts are political commentators have continued to anticipate that the United States will receive a diplomatic defeat at the United Nations on June 23 regarding its hostile policy towards Cuba.

Havana, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The impact of the US blockade against Cuba caused losses to its industrial sector amounting to 31.1 million dollars from April to December 2020, an authorized source explained on Friday.

Havana, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The US Coast Guard returned 82 illegal migrants to Cuba, Cuba's Ministry of the Interior (MININT) on Friday reported on its official website.

Beijing, (Prensa Latina) The top diplomats of China and the United States on Friday discussed and reaffirmed their positions on sensitive issues in bilateral relations, just when their governments are experiencing renewed tensions on different fronts.

Beijing, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) A senior Chinese leader on Friday ratified his country's unwavering support for Cuba's demand to immediately end the US economic, financial and commercial blockade, which has been in force for more than half a century.

Washington, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) During President onald Trump's administration, the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) investigated the communications of at least two federal congresspeople, as part of an inquiry into national security matters, local media revealed on Friday.