Cubans Remember Heroine Celia Sanchez

2 Havana, May 10. -Children, young people and adults paid tribute on Tuesday to the late Cuban heroine Celia Sanchez Manduley, on the 91st anniversary of her birth in the town of Media Luna, Granma province. At the tribute, the participants laid wreaths at the monument to the outstanding revolutionary in the Park of Martyrs. The house where she was

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Democratic Congo: Vaccination Campaign against Polio

1 Kinshasa, Mar 11. -Sanitary authorities of the Democratic Republic of Congo anounced that more than eight million people, among them children and adults, will be vaccinated here against poliomyelitis. Congolese Minister of Public Health Victor Makwenge Kaput, showed that the campaign of inoculation will be developed between March 23 and 27 of to control sprouts of this illness. According

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Venezuela´s Ribas Mission Shows Results

5 Caracas, Nov 18. -The Ribas Mission is celebrating its seventh anniversary of providing opportunities for Venezuelan youth and adults to begin or continue secondary education. Over 600,000 have graduated from the program, which currently has an enrollment of 425,000 students, Ribas Mission president Orlando Ortegano stated. According to Ortegano, like never before, the program has reached the most remote

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Immunization Against the A H1N1 Virus Underway in Cuba

1 Granma, Apr 14. -Some 373, 438 have been immunized against the A H1N1 influenza virus, which represents a third of the more than a million people, including pregnant women, adults, young people, children and all those suffering from any chronic disease, who are considered to be at high risk. This figure includes 67,026 pregnant and breastfeeding women now protected

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