Cuban International Medical Brigades Focused on Solidarity and Caution

Abel Reyes Montero Cuba’s Central Unit of Medical Collaboration reports that our medical professionals working around the world remain free of Covid-19. Photo: Nuria Barbosa For those who love their family members and their compatriots, the spreading Covid-19 pandemic is cause for alarm, given the risk faced by the more than 28,000 Cuban health workers…

Cuba’s Interferon Alpha 2B, Successful in Treating COVID-19

This molecule has been used for different purposed against several conditions hepatatis A and B, also all kinds of leukemia, dengue, explained the professor in an exclusive interview with teleSUR. | Photo: teleSUR For 40 years, Cuba has been using a molecule named Interferon Alpha 2B , which has successfully been used to combat the…

Cuba and the Concept of Community of Nations

Bill Hackwell Cuban medical brigade. Photo: Bill Hackwell Some years ago I was talking to a Cuban doctor about what a remarkable achievement it was that Cuba was able to eliminate Malaria in 1973. He took the discussion in stride and said that it didn’t mean much until we eradicate Malaria in the entire world….

BioCubaFarma Guarantees Production of 22 Medications for the Treatment of Covid-19

Yaditza del Sol González Although there is no preventive vaccine or specific treatment, at this time, for the new coronavirus SARS COV-2, which causes COVID-19, the Cuban pharmaceutical industry guarantees the production of proven, high efficacy medications, including recombinant human interferon alpha 2b, in addition to another group of drugs that are included in protocols…

How Cuba is Leading the World in the Fight Against Coronavirus

Alan Macleod While the United States government is complicating efforts to treat coronavirus across the world and is using the pandemic to increase pressure on countries already struggling under U.S. sanctions, including Iran, Syria, and Venezuela, the small island of Cuba, itself a target of Washington’s ire, is leading the fight against the spread of…

Cuba Will Accept and Assist Travelers on British Cruise Ship MS Braemar

On March 13, the government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland requested that Cuban authorities allow the Fred Olsen cruise line’s MS Braemar to dock in a Cuban port with a small number of travelers with the new coronavirus (SARS CoV 2/Covid-19), and assist in their repatriation by air. Given the…

COVID-19 and the CIA’s Biological Warfare on Cuba

Timothy Alexander Guzman Maybe it was a plan that went horribly wrong, something they could no longer control. Was the Corona virus or COVID-19 spread intentionally? What if this virus was used against China as a weapon of choice to destabilize China’s economy and push back against China’s growing influence? We don’t know for sure,…

COVID-19: Cuban Interferon in China

Angel Guerra Cabrera The selection by the Chinese health authorities of Cuban interferon alpha 2B(IFRrec) among 30 other drugs to combat the new coronavirus Covid-19 should come as no surprise. In fact, there is a Sino-Cuban joint venture in Jilin province that, with Cuban technology, has been producing the drug since 2007, which has been…

Cuban-made Medicines Take the Lead in Fight Against Coronavirus

In a recent press conference, the director of the Cuban state-owned BioCubaFarma, Dr. Eduardo Martínez Díaz, reported that they are in full capacity to supply the local and global population with Recombinant Human Interferon Alpha 2B, a drug used for the treatment of patients infected with the coronavirus. In an article published in the newspaper…

Cuba: “Let Us Work Unceasingly for General and Complete Disarmament”

Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla Address by Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, at the Conference on Disarmament Geneva, February 2020 Mr. President: Preserving multilateralism and respect for the purposes and principles of the United Nations Charter and international law is essential in an increasingly dangerous and complex international scenario, where…

Lessons From the Second Declaration of Havana

Ramona Wadi U.S. hostility against Cuba and Latin America prompted Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel to publicly reflect and draw attention to the Second Declaration of Havana (1962), in which the Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro cautioned about the perpetual danger of U.S. imperialism. On February 4 1962 in Plaza de la Revolucion, Fidel proclaimed…