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Cuba

Rome,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba has condemned this Wednesday the use of food as a tool to subjugate nations, which it considered contrary to international law, immoral and unfair.


Sports

Monaco,  (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas and Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce are the only two Latin American and Caribbean female athletes nominated for the 2019 IAAF Female Athlete of the Year Award.


Science

Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban medical authorities assured the triple viral vaccine PRS did not cause the death of a baby nor affected another four babies, and the case is being studied in the island.


Opinion

By Hugo Rius Blein

Montevideo,  (Prensa Latina) The Frente Amplio (Broad Front, FA) of Uruguay will need to secure over 40 percent of the vote to avoid a right-wing government coalition following the upcoming presidential elections, according to analysis released in this capital.


Culture

FotoPL: Manuel Muñoa
Havana,  (Prensa Latina) After a hundred concerts and as a gift to this capital on its 500th anniversary, Galician singer Roi Casal today presents the show 'Son galego, son cubano,' at the Alicia Alonso Grand Theater of Havana.


Economy

Mexico, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) President of Mexico Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced today the start of construction works at the Santa Lucia airport, in a victory for his government after overcoming the legal obstacles presented by the opposition.