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Mexico-UK: Repatriation Quid Pro Quo

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico allowed 46 British citizens to disembark from a cruise ship off its Caribbean coast and fly home, and in...

US Navy Ships in Caribbean Drug Patrols

BBC- The US says it is sending warships to the Caribbean to stop illegal drugs. "We must not let the drug cartels exploit the...

Covid -19: Embassy in Taiwan Hosts Information Session, Sends Donated Ventilators...

Students and nationals from Saint Kitts and Nevis were given the opportunity to learn more about the Covid-19 virus from Huang Ying-qui, a medical...

China Claims Cuban Drug Interferon Works On COVID-19

Among the drugs used for COVID-19 is a particularly promising Cuban compound called "Interferon alfa-2b," which has been successfully administered to Chinese patients. In Cuba,...

Taiwan Shares Expertise on COVID-19

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of China (Taiwan) organized a video conference on COVID-19 between Chi Mei Medical Center in Taiwan...

School’s Out-Miami Distance Learning a Model to be Copied

MIAMI-DADE, Florida – Following a weeklong Spring Recess, Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) resumes its Instructional Continuity Plan (ICP), the District’s distance learning model that...

Brazil’s Pres., Wearing Face Mask, Continues to Downplay Virus Spread

As the world tries desperately to tackle the coronavirus pandemic, Brazil's president is doing his best to downplay it. Jair Bolsonaro has largely struggled to...

Virus Stricken Cruise Ship with 4 Deaths, Transferring Well Passengers

Image caption Canadian passengers on the Zaandam, Chris and Anna Joiner, ask their government for help   A cruise ship carrying more than 1,800...

Major Cruise Lines Suspend Operations Into May

Cruise giant Royal Caribbean has become the first of the four major cruise lines to suspend operations all the way into May due to...

SKN Bound: Cuban Doctors in Global War Against Coronavirus

Cuban doctors flying to virus ravaged Italy   Cuba's largest export is actually medical professionals — a service much of the world is desperately in need...

Old Treatment for New Disease-Blood Plasma from Recovering COVID-19 Patients

Washington, March 25 (Prensa Latina) The United States authorized the use of a suggestion by a Cuban doctor residing in that country as a...

Virus: 95% of Caribbean, Latino School Kids at Home

PANAMA CITY, 23 March 2020 - In Latin America and the Caribbean, over 154 million children, about 95 per cent of the enrolled, are temporarily...

South America: Rich-Poor Divide in Coronavirus Fight

Brazil got its first case of coronavirus just after carnival. The man, who had visited Italy, returned with symptoms and went straight to Albert...

Demand for Cuban Drug to Fight COVID-19

Newsweek- Cuba has mobilized its medical corps around the world to distribute a new "wonder drug" that officials there say is capable of treating...

Cuba Sending Virus Medical Help to Africa, Europe

Luanda — Angola will count on the support of Cuban doctors, in the coming days, in the assistance, prevention, active search and control of...

Royal Caribbean Weathers Virus Storm With $2.2B Loan

Royal Caribbean Cruises has secured a $2.2 billion 364-day secured-term loan facility as the company battles the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The move is...

Virus: US Stops Most Cross Border Traffic with Mexico

On Saturday, the US and Canada suspended all non-essential traffic across their shared border, which hundreds of thousands of people normally cross each day,...

COVID-19: Embassies and Missions Overseas Staff Instructed to Work from Home

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Aviation advised the general public due to reports of COVID-19 in some jurisdictions which host missions, the Ministry...

COVID-19: US Embassy Limits Visa Processing

In an effort to minimize exposure to the evolving worldwide pandemic (COVID-19), the U.S. Embassy will limit visa processing (Both immigrant and non-immigrant) to...

Small Island Nations On Their Own in Virus War

  Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is a particular threat to small island states and populations where adequate medical services, especially those necessary to deal with a...

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