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Quito, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban diplomatic officials in Ecuador and residents from that Caribbean country in this nation exchanged on the island''s migration measures that recently came into force and its benefits.

Mexico, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) A magnitude-six earthquake struck at one o''clock today this capital and the states of Mexico, Puebla, Tlaxcala, Morelos, Oaxaca, Guerrero and Chiapas.

La Paz, feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Civil Defense Carlos Brú affirmed that the Bolivian government guarantees assistance to all those affected by the heavy rains that affect several departments of the country.

Por Viviana Diaz

Paz (Prensa Latina) After 12 years of work, the Cuban Medical Team in Bolivia continues faithful to the commitment to life and the guarantee of health as an inherent right of all human beings.

Damascus, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) The Mental Health Department of the Syrian Health Ministry reported that about one million people suffer from serious mental disorders in the country.

Beijing, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Scientists from the Virology Institute of Wuhan, attached to the Academy of Sciences of China, developed a vaccine against influenza using nanotechnology, which is increasingly applied in several socio-economic fields.

Havana, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The Forecast Center of the Cuban Institute of Meteorology (INSMET) announced the possibility of breaking the national record of fewest cold fronts in the current winter season, Granma newspaper reported today.

Geneva, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) set up today a commission to prevent and control non-communicable diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular diseases, asthma and diabetes.

Havana, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Edith Felipe, coordinator of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Cuba, praised here the work of Cuba in the protection and conservation of biological diversity, an issue in which important steps are taken.

London, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The shower of electrons bouncing across Earth's magnetosphere, commonly known as the Northern Lights, has been directly observed for the first time by an international team of scientists.

Kingston, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness will assume the presidency of the Caribbean Community,CARICOM,from July 1 to December 31, authorities reported today.