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Addis Ababa,  (Prensa Latina) Ethiopian Public Health Minster Amir Amman has declared the local cholera outbreak diagnosed weeks ago is now under control, in several zones of this African nation.

La Paz, July 19 (Prensa Latina) Health ministers from Bolivia, Gabriela Montaño, and Argentina, Adolfo Rubinstein, have signed this Friday an agreement for free medical care for their citizens in border areas and generate actions to deepen epidemiological surveillance.

Beijing, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) A human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) vaccine being developed by Chinese scientists will be given to 160 volunteers in a second-phase clinical trial, a medical scientist at the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday. The ''long-lasting'' vaccine, created by the China Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will be the first such HIV vaccine to begin a second-phase clinical trial on humans.

La Paz, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) The governments of Bolivia and Argentina signed an agreement on Friday to make free medical care available for Bolivians in the neighboring country and vice versa.

Geneva,  (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Thursday the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as a public health emergency of international concern.

Santiago de Chile, July 18 (Prensa Latina) The crisis due to lack of drinking water for more than 180 thousand inhabitants of the city Osorno, continues today after being interrupted again by the service provider of the liquid.

New Delhi, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) About 5.2 million people are trapped in the flooding zone caused by heavy monsoon rains in Assam, northeastern India, NDTV reported on Wednesday.

Addis Ababa, July 17 (Prensa Latina) The international conference organized by the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) to discuss issues of malnutrition in Africa, is today concluding its second and final day in Ethiopia.

Geneva, July 16 ( Prensa Latina ) Nearly 20 million children, out of the 135 million born each year in the world, do not receive essential vaccines or do so incompletely, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned this Tuesday.

Havana, July 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Electric Company is building a new photovoltaic park in the central province of Camaguey, one month after opening another in the same territory.