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Cuba's worldwide medical diplomacy

By tovarichpeter follow tovarichpeter   2015 Jul 11, 11:51am 1,113 views   0 comments   watch   nsfw   quote   share    


http://www.shanghaidaily.com/article/article_xinhua.aspx?id=292093

Jul 11,2015 by Ovidio Acosta, Mao Pengfei ' HAVANA, July 10 (Xinhua) -- In addition to tropical scenes and hand-rolled cigars, doctors have become yet another leading force of human resources characteristic of Cuba, not only earning respect and hard currencies from the rest of the world, but also building soft power for the Caribbean island. Cuban President Raul Castro has bestowed medals upon the island's medical staff who contributed to the fight against the Ebola epidemic in Western Africa, the official daily Granma reported on Friday. The State Council, chaired by Castro, granted the Order Carlos J. Finlay on...

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