Havana.- Cooperation between Cuba and Brazil, which covers a wide range of sectors, is expected to diversify even more with the incorporation of areas such as sports, the Brazilian ambassador to Cuba, Cesario Melatonio Neto, commented.

Santa Cruz, Bolivia.- The Cuban Five and the also Hero of the Republic of Cuba, Orlando Cardoso Villavicencio, will pay tribute here to Commander Ernesto Che Guevara, when 48 years of his assassination in La Higuera are marked today.

Havana.- Cuba has confirmed its adherence to the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity.

United Nations.- During the six days of high-level debate at UN General Assembly, the call to the United States to eliminate the blockade on Cuba was repeated again and again.

Havana.- Raul Castro, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party (PCC), sent an recognition certificate to Granma newspaper for the 50th anniversary of the official organ of that organization.

Havana.- Cuba and Vietnam strengthened their ties, in the context of the official visit the President of that Asian nation, Truong Tan Sang, carried out to this country.