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Public Health Minister Rafael Sánchez Cárdenas announced during the Tuesday, 28 July that there will not be a coronavirus press briefing on Wednesday. The minister will be attending the inauguration of the Punta Catalina coal-fired thermoelectric power central in Peravia province.

Social media has focused on the contradicting priority of the leading health officer of the Medina administration. The coal-fired power central generates mountains of fly ash accumulating outdoors, a major health hazard to residents and farmers in the southern province.

During the press conference, the Public Health Minister said he could not give a date for the inauguration of the Ciudad Sanitaria Luis Eduardo Aybar, the largest medical center in the country. The Communications Agency of the Presidency (Dicom) had announced the opening of the Ciudad Sanitaria Luis Eduardo Aybar for...

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