[:es]Cuba maintains its fierce fight against drug trafficking[:]

35 [:es]Havana, Cuba, Nov 23.- Cuban authorities confiscated more than four tons of drugs so far this year, mostly marijuana, from packages of caches thrown into the sea, reported Granma newspaper. The 4,787 kilograms seized in the first ten months of the year exceeded the amounts recorded in 2015 and 2016, due to the increase in illicit traffic and consumption

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Isla de la Juventud: Forum on Cuban Antiterrorists Opened

11 Havana, Jun 24. -Beginning Friday, the special municipality of the Isle of Youth will host an interactive forum on the fight to free the five Cuban antirretorrist fighters unjustly imprisoned in the United States. This initiative was promoted by the municipal chapter of the Union of Journalists of Cuba (UPEC) and is part of the efforts of the growing

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Mexican Police Continues Security Operation

2 Mexico City, June 15. -More than 300,000 police officers will continue Wednesday the first national security operation, which began on Monday to step up the fight against the country's main crime problems. The initiative was proposed by the National Conference of Governors (CONAGO) and Federal District authorities, and is aimed at stopping the wave of kidnappings, armed robberies, and

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Crusade against smoking nicotine poisoning in Southern Camaguey

10 Santa Cruz del Sur, May 3. –Many activities were developed in Santa Cruz del Sur by the Educators for the Health, with the objective of contributing to the fight against alcoholism. Every Wednesday afternoon a team of specialists uses group techniques to the smokers willing to have a smoke-free life. Those therapies take place at the four health areas

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Fidel Castro Greets Cuban Workers in Haiti

1 Havana, Dec 25. -Leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro sent regards to Cuban health workers who arrived on Friday to Haiti, where they will help fight cholera. Deputy Health Minister Marcia Cobas conveyed Fidel Castroâ�Ös message expressing his certainty that they will fulfill their mission in the sister nation. A total of 40 nurses, 17 physicians and three

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Cuba Highlights Solidarity with Russian Parliament

3 Moscow, Nov 29. -Cuban Parliament President Ricardo Alarcon on Monday highlighted the solidarity of the Russian Congress in the fight against the U.S. blockade and for the release of five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly imprisoned in the United States. In a meeting with Ivan Melnikov, deputy speaker of the State Duma (the lower house), Alarcon thanked that body once

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The antivectorial campaign is a priority in Southern Camaguey

3 Santa Cruz del Sur, Oct 26. –An exhaustive clearing up and control task is being carried out by the members of the Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, and the Antivectorial Campaign in order to fight and erradicte the focuses of  Aedes Aegypti Mosquitoes, that might exist in the territory. Cleaning up works, spraying and autofocal treatment, are part of

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Cuban Biolarvicide against Dengue in Sri Lanka

1 Colombo, Sep 14. -The first shipment of Cuban biolarvicide acquired by the government of Sri Lanka to fight the mosquito that transmits dengue is already in Colombo, announced an official source. According to the local Ministry of Health, the product, which uses the bacteria Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis, will be submitted first to a pilot test in the district of

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Santa Cruz prevent communicable diseases

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, May 7. –Several activities such as the prevention, talks, the vaccination of the people and the vast media coverage of the subject are part of the measures taken by the Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology in Santa Cruz del Sur  to fight diseases like the leptospirosis, the tapeworm, the brucellosis, and the rabies, which are

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