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Old 30th May 2020, 06:06 AM   #723
dann
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I guess it was to be expected that the State Department wouldn't share information with Cuba about the attacker's connections in Miami:
Twenty days of complicit silence (Granma.cu, May 21, 2020)


The Nobel Peace Prize is not awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, but by the Norwegian Nobel Committee, so the Cuban medical brigades may actually have a chance of being awarded:
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More than 40 European organizations are backing a proposal to award the Nobel Peace Prize to Cuban medical brigades of the Henry Reeve Contingent, for their contribution to the global battle against COVID-19.
Launched April 28 by the associations Cuba Linda and France Cuba, the initiative has thus far received the support of solidarity groups, political organizations and unions in France, Spain, Ireland and Italy, and thousands of Internet users on the Facebook page “Prix Nobel de la paix pour les brigades médicales cubaines Henry Reeve.”
Some supporters of the effort to recognize Cuban physicians advocate extending the campaign with an international committee.
Nobel Peace Prize for Cuban doctors continues to gain supporters (Granma.cu, May 27, 2020)
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