“Our embassy, Cuban flag will fly at half-staff in honor of all people who have died in #Cuba, #United States and worldwide, in this combat against #Covid-19 pandemic that unites us all,’ according to the official Facebook and Twitter accounts of the embassy.
‘Our embassy joins the applause in #Cuba to our health professionals. It is also a tribute to doctors and nurses of the United States and around the world. To all, our deepest gratitude,’ the diplomatic representation live-tweeted.
Six patients have died in Cuba due to the Covid-19 pandemic, a disease caused by the aforementioned coronavirus, meanwhile there are a total number of 212 infected cases.
In the United States, on the other hand, the nation that has the world´s highest number of Covid-19 infected people (over 200,000 according to local media), about 4,000 individuals have died so far.