Bolsonaro threatens WHO exit as virus kills 'a Brazilian per minute'

Credit: WorldNews- Published on June 6, 2020
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has threatened to pull Brazil out of the World Health Organization after the UN agency warned Latin American governments about the risk of lifting lockdowns before slowing the spread of Covid-19 throughout the region. A new Brazilian record for daily Covid-19 deaths pushed the county's death toll...
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Published on June 7, 2020 -  02:43
Bolsonaro threatens WHO exit as Brazil's coronavirus toll soars
Accusing WHO of 'ideological bias', Bolsonaro says he may follow US president's footsteps and leave the UN health body.

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Indo-European language of the Italic family
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