Those involved in the evacuation of cruise ship passengers from MS Braemar are returning home healthy and with their duty accomplished, after ending this Thursday, the isolation period, Juan Carlos Garcia Granda, Cuban Minister of Tourism, states on Twitter.
Cuban president Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez and Prime Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz led the daily meeting at the Revolution Palace on Wednesday afternoon, which reviewed in detail the situation with COVID-19 in Cuba, where 212 cases have been confirmed, including six deaths.
With 21 new confirmed cases, the number of people in Cuba who are positive for the new coronavirus SARS CoV-2, which causes COVID-19, has reached 233, the Ministry of Public Health reported this Thursday.
Rodriguez Parrilla described the alleged fight against drug trafficking, used by Donald Trump's administration to carry out this naval action, as an opportunistic excuse.
The COVID-19 pandemic have worsened the economy of all countries. For this reason, international organizations assess and propose some measures to be taken into account in order to overcome the current situation, and those adopted in Cuba are in line with these.