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Cuba

Havana, Jun 15 (Latin Press) At the International Labor Organization Conference on Tuesday, Cuba denounced the impact of the United States blockade imposed for almost six decades that limits the potential and the entrepreneurship of business people.


Sports

Lausanne, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban men's volleyball team will be part of group B of the U21 World Championship, according to the draw of the event, scheduled to take place from September 23 to October 3 in Italy and Bulgaria.


Science

Port-au-Prince, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) Haitian health authorities revealed on Tuesday that the number of Covid-19 has increased 700 percent since the outreak of the of May, compared to the previous months, and the positivity rate has also increased.


Opinion

Havana, (Prensa Latina) Five vaccine candidates, immunomodulators, antiviral products, anti-inflammatories, serological or molecular diagnostics and medical teams are currently making up the 27 projects developed by Cuba to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.


Culture

Holguín, Cuba, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) The Celestino Short Story Award, sponsored by Ediciones La Luz, a publishing house based in this eastern Cuban province, opened on Tuesday with a contest involving some 50 unpublished works by young authors from all over the country.


Economy

Rome, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Tuesday rejected the imposition of unilateral coercive measures and economic sanctions, considering them an obstacle to the full attainment of the Millennium Development Goals and, in particular, the right to food.