RHC´s English language broadcast for August 7, 2020
National and International news, with an update of COVID-19 epidemic in Cuba and around the world. Cuba’s temporary working group for the prevention and control of the new coronavirus approved Thursday several measures to address the occurrence of local transmission events in the western part of the country. At the meeting, Prime Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz insisted on the need for the population to act with discipline; to maintain physical isolation and the obligatory use of masks, as well as to strictly comply with all established health measures, especially in public and recreational spaces. Havana Governor Reinaldo Garcia Zapata said that some twenty measures would be implemented in the capital starting Saturday.