IFCO-P4P: CubaBuzz - 262


IFCO's CubaBuzz: Issue 262
Latest Covid-19 update in Cuba
(as of Sept 27th, 2021)
866,808-- Confirmed cases
32,694-- Active cases
826,727-- Recuperated
7,330-- Deaths

By Yisel González Fuentes on September 26, 2021 A tweet from the Finlay Vaccine Institute brought attention to the fact that "The New York Times recognizes #Cuba as the only country in the world to vaccinate children as young as 2 years old...

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How Cuban medical training has helped Pacific nations face the pandemic challenge

With the COVID-19 pandemic stretching health systems worldwide, Pacific countries have capitalised on their relative isolation to avoid the worst. Border closures and other measures have slowed and stopped the spread of the virus to the point...

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'This Cannot Happen': Biden DHS Seeks Contractor for Migrant Detention Center at Guantánamo Bay

The solicitation for bids-which requires some guards who speak Spanish and Haitian Creole-comes as the administration is under fire for mass deportations of migrants, including Haitians.

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Cuba: Farewell Dear Magali Llort

September 23, 2021 This morning the beloved Magali Llort Ruiz passed away; a Cuban and exemplary revolutionary who was instrumental in one of the longest, most courageous battles of the Cuban Revolution, fighting for the freedom of her son...

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Cuba launches commercial exports of COVID-19 vaccines

HAVANA (AP) - Cuba has begun commercial exports of its homegrown COVID-19 vaccines, sending shipments of the three-dose Abdala vaccine to Vietnam and Venezuela. President Miguel Díaz-Canel announced the arrival in Vietnam on his Twitter feed...

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Podcast Featuring Dr. Rosemari Mealy:
Blowback - "Watch Out For That Boy"

We talk to activists and historians about Cuba, black radicalism, and how the Revolution attacked the problem of racism.

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End US War-Making Everywhere

"We need a reinvigorated anti-war movement."

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Cuba - President Addresses General Debate, 76th Session
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