Cuba donates four ophthalmological centers to Honduras
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- Health and Medicine
- 11 / 27 / 2006
An agreement on this donation was signed on Thursday, November 23 by Health Minister Yeny Meza and Ambassador Elías Alberto Polanco González.
According to the agreement, the clinics will be located in Tegucigalpa, in El Progreso "departament of Yoro", Juticalpa "in Olancho" and San Marcos de Ocotepeque.
Since Hurricane Mitch hit Honduras in 1998, Cuba has maintained a brigade of 150 doctors in the country, and they provide their services in remote, rugged areas.
Source: Granma International