National news

La Habana_ The Argentine intellectual Atilio Borón affirmed today that the return to the largest of the Antilles to the Sao Paulo Forum, shows the willingness of the peoples of Latin America to fight to face the onslaught of the right in the region, according to the website of Prensa Latina.

Havana_ The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, received the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit, who is visiting the Caribbean nation, Granma newspaper publishes.

Havana_ The 7th Plenary of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party, presided by its First Secretary, Army General Raul Castro Ruz, concluded on Tuesday in Havana after two days of intense work, with a profound analysis of the content of the draft proposal of the Constitution of the Republic.

Havana_ Cuban researchers from the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) of Havana are testing their own therapeutic vaccine against solid tumors, "top priority" of the state group Biocubafarma that also lists seven other "high impact" medicines, Granma newspaper reports.

Havana_ President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez reiterated the importance of tourism to the country’s development, as the sector that contributes the most income to the economy, during a Council of Ministers meeting devoted to the issue, Granma newspaper publishes.

Havana_ The Cuban president, Miguel Díaz-Canel, received today in this capital the credentials from ambassadors of several countries, Prensa Latina reports.