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Havana: The first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), Raúl Castro Ruz, and President Miguel Díaz-Canel, held meetings with the vice president of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, Ri Su Yong, Prensa Latina reports.

Havana: The VI Business Fair of Cuba, an event that considers as a fundamental objective the substitution of imports in the country, celebrated today its fourth day with the attendance of more than 400 participants, Prensa Latina reports.

Tehran: Social media highlight this Thursday Iran's deployment of S-300 anti-aircraft systems on its shore to the Persian Gulf in response to the presence of a Pentagon strike group in the area, Prensa Latina reports.

Mayabeque, Cuba: The young people, in the municipality of Madruga, carry out an extensive program of activities under the slogan Tu futuro hoy, on the occasion of the 11th Congress of the Young Communists League (UJC).

Mayabeque, Cuba: The athlete Osvel athlete David Caballero, from Mayabeque, will debut today at the Ustí Nad Labem Boxing Tournament in the Czech Republic.

Mayabeque, Cuba: Young artists from Mayabeque will participate as guests in the XII Conference on Urban Interventions The Archived Pupil, which will take place from the May 23 to 26, in the province of Las Tunas, the Cuban News Agency publishes.

Mayabeque, Cuba: The Tambores de Bejucal are preparing their sixth phonogram under the record production of the trumpeter and director of Havana D’ Primera, Alexander Abreu. This CD aims to privilege the Conga Bejucaleña and the way they use the bars and the bell to give a distinctive stamp to the sound of this group, besides including folk music and the rumba complex with Guaguancó, Yambú, Columbia and Mozambique.

Havana: Deaths due to diabetes in Latin America and the Caribbean are are a key discussion point on Thursday during the 4th Symposium of the Latin American Diabetes Association in Cuba, Prensa Latina reports.

Brussels: About 427 million citizens are summoned to participate from today and until Sunday in the election of 751 members of the European Parliament, the first step of an important process of restructuring the community block, Prensa Latina reports.