Czech Republic, March 24th, 2021. - All over the world there is a struggle to win the Covid-19 pandemic. There are important advances, but unfortunately also major contradictions and delays in tackling this problem. We heard that Cuba is working to produce a vaccine against Covid-19.
When could it be ready for use?
Cuban researchers, since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, began working tirelessly to obtain a vaccine against this disease that has done so much damage to humanity.
Czech Republic, January 15th, 2021. It has been decided to establish as a mandatory requirement for the entry to Cuba of all international travelers, the performance of a PCR test with a negative result for COVID-19, 72 hours before the start of the trip. This measure will take effect from January 10, 2021.
Czech Republic, October 20th, 2020. - “All airports open for commercial flights, except Havana” / since 19.10.2020
Regarding international mobility, Eduardo Rodríguez Dávila Minister of Transport of Cuba, pointed out that all international airports are already open for commercial flights, except the Havana airport, which will remain limited to humanitarian and cargo flights for the time being, and the Cayo Coco airport, open only for tourism based on the current situation in the province of Ciego de Ávila.
Havana, June 16, 2020 Year 62 of the Revolution
To friends and solidarity organizations with Cuba in the world:
The Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) while reiterating its solidarity with all those who suffer and resist the scourge of the new coronavirus, expresses its deepest gratitude to the Solidarity Movement with Cuba and to all the friends who have supported our people in the difficult situation faced by humanity due to the COVID-19 incidence.
Cuba is developing a foothold in Asia with its biotechnology. COVID-19 is likely to expand that cooperation still further.
April 24th, 2020. In stark contrast to the medical nationalism of the United States and some other Western countries, a small Caribbean nation has emerged as a beacon of international solidarity in the global war against the coronavirus. Cuba has set an improbable record, sending medical teams to 19 countries in less than two weeks.