RHC´s English language broadcast for August 16 - 2021
We have national and international news -- from Cuba and around the world -- followed by Dr. Jose Rubiera with "The Weather Report." Susana Nieves brings us our international and national commentaries. We have a report from People's Dispatch on the recent withdrawal of Peru and St Lucia from the Lima Group. Catherine Lopez files a story on the new and highly-transmittable variants of COVID, most notably the Delta strain. She brings us highlights of a news conference with Dr. Agustín Lage, who assessed the impact of the vaccination campaign in Cuba and called attention to the direct effects that the U.S. blockade continues to have on Cuba's development in the pharmaceutical industry and especially vaccines. Lena Valverde has "The Scientific and Medical Report." Cristina Escobar presents her program "Cuba Today" and Abel Vasquez has an exclusive sports report. We have cultural news with "The Arts Roundup." Rosa Meneses Albizu Campos presents "Two Wings of the Same Bird." And we have "Focus on Africa,"