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Vietnam will thus become the first country outside Cuba to produce this medicine, whose emergency use was approved on Saturday.
 

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Latin America

On Monday, the Foreign Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Felix Plasencia, met with the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ethiopia, Demeke Mekonnen.

The president of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, was greeted upon arrival at his hotel in New York, where he traveled to participate in the UN General Assembly, with shouts of "genocide," "out with the military," and "you are not welcome."

Vietnam will thus become the first country outside Cuba to produce this medicine, whose emergency use was approved on Saturday.
 

World

A U.S. drone strike supposedly targeting terrorists in Afghanistan in late August turned out to have 10 innocent civilians killed. Experts say Washington's abuse of remote-controlled pilotless aircraft has once again exposed its hegemonic excess.

"President Biden has asked to be able to speak with President Macron to talk about the way forward, to talk about his deep commitment to the U.S. alliance with France," a senior Biden administration official said.

At least 35 Houthi rebels were killed on Monday when Saudi-led airstrikes hit Houthi reinforcements in Yemen's central province of Marib, a Yemeni government military source said.

The Daesh (also known as ISIS) terrorist group has claimed responsibility for attacks that rocked eastern Afghanistan earlier this week, the group's statement on Telegram says.

Sport

"Since their arrival in the Venezuelan sovereign airspace, the outstanding pilots of the Bolivarian Military Aviation greeted and escorted the victorious Paralympic delegation," President Maduro pointed out.

The Cuban athlete Omara Durand and the Venezuelan Linda Perez and Lisbeli Vera got gold medals.

On Thursday, China outnumbered Australia with three gold medals in weightlifting, wheelchair fencing, and swimming.

Culture

Casa de las Américas and the Research Center of International Policy (CIPI) will convene the III Seminar on Studies on Native American, Afro-descendant and Latino Communities in the United States to be held, through digital platforms, from November 17th – 19th, 2021.

The bolero as a musical genre was born in the city of Santiago de Cuba in 1883 and spread throughout the entire country, becoming an elegant poetic-musical expression of Cuban songwriting, and "Tristezas" by José "Pepe" Sánchez is known as the first bolero in history.

Watts is widely regarded as one of his generation's most influential drummers.

The volume, dedicated to Commander Manuel Piñeiro Losada and José M. Miyar Barruecos (Chomy), addresses, among other topics, international economic relations, socialism as a condition for development, the struggle for democracy, and the historical roots of a culture of solidarity.

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