Daily Archives: 20 March, 2020


Venezuela Receives Tests for Covid-19

Venezuela’s Executive Vice-President Delcy Rodriguez received more than 4,000 tests from China, as well as medicines and reagents needed, to address the health contingency for the new coronavirus.


Russian Scientists Decipher Genome of New Coronavirus

Specialists from the Smorodintsev Institute for Influenza Research from the Russian Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that they sequenced the first complete genome of the new coronavirus, from the material of a sick patient.

Cuba without transmission of Covid-19

Cuba without Transmission of Covid-19

So far there is no transmission of Covid-19 in Cuba, but international health control and epidemiological surveillance are strengthened to prevent its spread, according to Dr. Francisco Duran, National Director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Public Health.

Cuban Medical Brigade Shipment on Solidarity Mission to Italy

Cuban Medical Brigade on Solidarity Mission to Italy

The Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment of Cuba, Rodrigo Malmierca, confirmed this Friday the arrival in the next hours in Italy of a brigade of health collaborators in solidarity mission with this country.


Syria expresses solidarity with Cuba facing US blockade

The Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates has expressed solidarity with Cuba on Thursday facing the US-imposed blockade and sanctions, and considered they hinder efforts to stop the coronavirus pandemic known as SARS-Cov-2.


Cuba, United Kingdom fight COVID-19 together, FM says

Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Thursday highlighted the coordinated work carried out by Cuba and the United Kingdom for the return of the passengers of the cruise ship MS Braemar, with five confirmed cases of the new coronavirus known as SARS-Cov-2.

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