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Most Haitians refuse to receive vaccine against Covid-19Port-au-Prince, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Some 76 percent of nearly 12 million Haitians refuse to get the Covid-19 vaccine, if it were available in the country, according to a survey quoted by local media on Wednesday.

Uruguay: 80,000 workers on unemployment insuranceMontevideo, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Uruguayans on unemployment insurance totaled 80,000, as published by the Social Security and Work Ministry on its digital portal on Wednesday.

US academic calls for realistic policy on CubaWashington, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) An effective policy on Cuba requires a realistic mindset that recognizes, once and for all, Washington's inability to impose its will on the Caribbean island, US academic William LeoGrande wrote in an article.

Cuban President insists on strenghtening protocols facing Covid-19Havana, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban president, Miguel Díaz-Canel, after a debate yesterday with local experts, emphasized on the need to stregnhten the care protocols for Covid-19 patients in serious and critical conditions.

NGOs claim EU collective responsibility for migrationBrussels, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) on Wednesday claimed the European Union (EU) for 'collective responsibility' to protect migrants who arrive in community territory.

Che and Masetti´s relatives send their congratulations to Prensa LatinaBuenos Aires, June 16 (Prensa Latina) At 62 years from the foundation of Latin American News Agency Prensa Latina, relatives from two of its most important promoters, Argentinian Ernesto Che Guevara and Jorge Ricardo Masetti, sent today their congratulations to the staff.

Today starts the summit between the presidents of Russia and the USGeneva, Jun 16, (Prensa Latina) The presidents of Russia and the US shook hands today at the entrance of the La Grange palace, marking the beginning of the meeting to analyze the deterioration of bilateral relations.

French groups call for new mobilization against blockade against CubaParis, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) French associations in solidarity with Cuba on Wednesday called to hold a new mobilization in Paris on June 23, to demand the lifting of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against the Caribbean nation.

Putin, Biden to hold a summit meeting in GenevaGeneva, Switzerland, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin will hold Wednesday a meeting in Geneva where experts consider it as complex and with limited prospects for success.

Breastfeeding is best vaccine for newborns, says Cuban authoritiesHavana, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Breast milk is the first and most complete vaccine for newborn babies, since it benefits their health and also that of the mother, Cuban health authorities reiterated.

Lima, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) Leftist Pedro Castillo obtained first place in the presidential ballot in Peru, beating neoliberal Keiko Fujimori by 44,058 votes, the National Office of Electoral Processes (ONPE) reported.