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Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The scourge of Hurricane Irma in the Cuban province of Sancti Spíritus also left serious environmental damages in the biodiversity of protected important landscapes of this territory, experts say.

Vienna, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba defended the efforts and resources to use nuclear energy in favor of development and environmental protection, as one of the priorities of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

Geneva, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s ambassador at UN headquarters in Geneva, Pedro Luis Pedroso, has rejected the manipulation for political purposes and double standards in dealing with human rights issues, diplomatic sources said today.

Bogota, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Colombia has sent about 15 tons of humanitarian aid to the affected people in Cuba as a result of Hurricane Irma.

United Nations, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Latin American, Caribbean, African and Asian leaders have called for an end to the U.S. blockade against Cuba at the UN General Assembly, which is today holding its third day.

Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will hold the International Law Congress 2017 from September 27th to 29th seeking to discuss the points of view of law conflicts and their alternatives, as well as the varied approaches of the law.

Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Groups from Mexico, Argentina, El Salvador and Colombia will perform from September 22nd to October 1st at plazas in Havana, as part of the Festival of Latin American Music Patria Grande, said today organizers.

Holguin, Cuba, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The northeastern Cuban territory, which includes the provinces of Holguin and Guantanamo, is preparing to host the XI International Nature Tourism Event (Turnat 2017) from September 26 to 30.

20 de septiembre de 2017, 17:55Havana, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian Government delivered today in this capital 10 tons of humanitarian aid, including plumbing materials, clothes, shoes, rice, water and wheat flour for the Cuban victims of hurricane Irma.

Havana, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban agriculture is recovering progressively after the damage by hurricane Irma, with a view to meet the population''s essential need for food, an official source asserted today.

Matanzas, Cuba, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The recovery of the electrical system, seriously deteriorated by Hurricane Irma, allows in the western Cuban province of Matanzas that 96 percent of customers have the vital service today.