The 27 member countries of the Latin American Economic System (SELA)
ratified this week in Venezuela the need to end the economic, trade and
financial blockade that the United States has imposed on Cuba for
almost 50 years.
Carlos Ramirez Vega, with the executive’s office of the Cuban National
Association of the Blind, traveled to Uruguay to participate in a Latin
American Workshop on the Braille reading and writing system that takes
place this week in Montevideo.
"Toma", "Contigo en la distancia", "Gigante", and "San Petersburgo",
written on a trip Rodriguez shared with writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez,
are some of the songs included in the new album.
Raul Jimenez Sanjines, from the Bolivian National Academy of Legal
Sciences, said on Thursday that the current anti-Cuba campaign
orchestrated mainly by the European mainstream media is just another
vain attempt to discredit the Cuban Revolution.
The Latin American School of Medicine (ELAM) in Cuba is now 10 years
old, and has an enrollment of 10,000 students from dozens of countries,
who are studying to be doctors without any cost for their families.<br />
Venezuelan authorities appreciated on Monday the support offered by
Cuban advisors of the Energy Revolution mission, the fourth stage of
which includes the installation of nearly 50 million of energy-saving
A Venezuelan vaccine factory, a project currently developed with Cuban
advisory, will be ready in three months to support national
immunization programs, Deputy Health Minister Eugenia Sader confirmed.
The participants acknowledged the efforts of the 40 Venezuelan doctors
currently working in Haiti The many Cuban health professionals
currently offering their services in Venezuelan communities as part of
the Barrio Adentro health care program celebrated Venezuelan Doctor’s