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1 de febrero de 2021, 10:52Washington, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) The aid package presented to Congress by US President Joe Biden to alleviate the effects of Covid-19 is focusing the debates on Monday in the political environment of this country.

Gender gaps in education may increase during the Covid-19 pandemicUnited Nations, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Gender gaps in education are highly likely to increase due to today´s continuing school shutdowns due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the UN Women warned.

Washington, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) US cities are protesting on Sunday in a caravan of bicycles and cars against Washington's blockade on Cuba and  in favor of building 'bridges of love' between the two countries.

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Washington, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) The US National Ice Center warned about a new fragmentation of giant Iceberg A-68A in the South Atlantic Ocean.

Brasilia, Jan 30 (Prensa Latina) Bishops denounced President Jair Bolsonaro before the United Nations and the World Health Organization (WHO) for his contempt for the Covid-19 pandemic in Brazil, with more than 222,000 deaths to date.

Brussels, Jan 30 (Prensa Latina) Belgian parliamentarian Kurt De Loor on Saturday praised the international solidarity shown by Cuba in healthcare for six decades and its contribution to the current fight against Covid-19.

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba is seeking for the third consecutive year a place among the films nominated for Best International Film at the 2021 Oscar Awards with the 'Buscando a Casal' (Looking for Casal) film by director Jorge Luis Sanchez.

 US, China could discuss economic issuesGeneva, Jan 29 (Prensa Latina) Borge Brende, president of the World Economic Forum (WEF), considered on Friday that the United States and China could jointly assess burning issues in Singapore, during the meeting scheduled by this organization for May.

 Venezuela's Foreign Minister questions EU subordination to the USCaracas, Jan 29 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on Friday questioned the subordination of some European governments and international organizations to the United States when it comes to his country.

Plans for a soft coup in Cuba denouncedHavana, Jan 29 (Prensa Latina) Destabilization actions against Cuba's state-run facilities are repeating again the soft coup script drawn up by the United States, after an analysis of the events that took place on Wednesday, when a group of protesters gathered in front of the Ministry of Culture (MINCULT) in order to generate violence and chaos, the Granma newspaper reported.

UN warns of nutritional crisis affecting as many as 370 million childUnited Nations, Jan 29 (Prensa Latina) Over 39 billion school meals have been globally lost since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic due to the shutdown of schools, and there is today a risk of facing a nutritional crisis.