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New infections show virus accelerating across Latin America

New infections show virus accelerating across Latin America

New infections show virus accelerating across Latin America New infections show virus accelerating across Latin America A nurse talks to a COVID-19 patient at the Dr. Ernesto Che Guevara hospital, that exclusively treats new coronavirus cases, in Marica, Brazil, Thursday, May 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Leo Correa) The coronavirus pandemic accelerated …

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    beacons of Latin American virus success

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    beacons of Latin American virus success beacons of Latin American virus success Credit: CC0 Public Domain In Latin America, a region experiencing ever-increasing growth in the number of coronavirus infections and deaths, Uruguay and Costa Rica stand out as success stories. Despite never declaring a general lockdown, Uruguay had recorded …

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      Brazil virus deaths surge as pandemic bites in Latin America

      Infections in Brazil, already the third-highest globally, are climbing by the thousands, with the outbreak in the world

      Brazil virus deaths surge as pandemic bites in Latin America Brazil virus deaths surge as pandemic bites in Latin America Infections in Brazil, already the third-highest globally, are climbing by the thousands, with the outbreak in the world’s sixth-largest country expected to accelerate and not peak until early June Brazil …

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        Latin America reaches 300,000 coronavirus cases

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        Latin America reaches 300,000 coronavirus cases Latin America reaches 300,000 coronavirus cases Credit: CC0 Public Domain Latin America saw its coronavirus cases pass 300,000 on Thursday as the region’s death toll topped 16,000, according to an AFP count. Brazil, the region’s largest country, is also by far the worst affected …

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          More than 20,000 COVID-19 cases in Latin America

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          Credit: CC0 Public Domain More than 20,000 cases of COVID-19 were registered in Latin America and the Caribbean by Wednesday, according to an AFP tally using information provided by national health authorities and the World Health Organization. Authorities had registered 537 deaths and 20,081 cases across the region by 1630 …

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            Latin America cuts Europe travel links over virus fears

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            Latin American states preparing for the onslaught of the coronavirus on Thursday tightened restrictions on travel links to Europe as the region recorded its third death in the outbreak. Fears over the pandemic swept through Latin American markets, continuing a global rout that began in Asia early Thursday and forced …

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              Latin America steps up measures against coronavirus spread

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              Credit: CC0 Public Domain Latin American countries stepped up measures to slow the advance of the coronavirus Wednesday, announcing a slew of restrictions on travelers from the worst-affected countries and shutting down major sports events. Argentina, Colombia and Peru said travelers from China, Italy, Spain and France would be isolated …

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