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Cuba

Esteban Lazo presides over State Council of CubaHavana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The State Council of Cuba sessioned in February 20th, chaired by its president Esteban Lazo, and with the participation of President Miguel Diaz-Canel and Prime Minister Manuel Marrero.


Sports

Messi responds to Abidal's statementsBarcelona, Spain, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Lionel Messi, forward for Barcelona football club, explained why he riposted the statements of the team's manager, Erick Abidal, since he felt attacked.


Science

UN Convention will protect Great Indian Bustard and Asian ElephantNew Delhi, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The thirteenth Conference of Parties (COP13) of the UN Convention on Migratory Species, taking place in the Indian city of Gandhinagar included the protection of the Great Indian Bustard, the Asian Elephant and the Bengal Florican.


Opinion

Washington, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The United States is practicing a double standard in dealing with the Covid-19 coronavirus epidemic, according to media reports.


Culture

Uruguay commemorates 500 years of Magellan's arrivalMontevideo, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) On the 500th anniversary of Ferdinand Magellan's circumnavigation of the south of the American continent, Uruguay honored him with a plaque unveiled on the territory that he visited.


Economy

China reveals 65 US products with tariff exemptionBeijing, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) China published on Friday that the country will begin exempting 65 US product from tariffs for one year starting February 28.