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Cuba

Beirut, Feb. 20 (Prensa Latina) Lebanon's President of the Parliament Nabih Berri praised on Thursday Cuba's unconditional position in defense of the Arab cause and that of Palestine during a meeting with Cuban Ambassador Alexander Pellicer.


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

Tokyo, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Two Japanese who were onboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise liner at the Yokohama port, died on Thursday after being infected with the Covid-19 coronavirus.


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

Matanzas will host International Puppet Workshop in AprilMatanzas, Cuba, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The 14th International Puppet Workshop of Matanzas will take place from April 21st to 26th, as the organizers confirmed.


Economy

Washington, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, today considered the coronavirus Covid-19 to be the most pressing uncertainty in the global economic arena.