Latin America Becomes World’s New Coronavirus Epicenter

Credit: WorldNews- Published on June 24, 2020
With the death toll surpassing 100,000 deaths, Latin America has emerged as the world’s newest epicenter for the novel coronavirus pandemic. Brazil leads the region with 1,145,906 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 52,645 deaths, making it the world’s second-highest number of cases in both categories after the United States,...
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Published on June 22, 2020 -  02:03
COVID-19 cases in Latin America exceed 2 million
Coronavirus infections in Latin America and the Caribbean climb as measures to contain pandemic have differing success.

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Largest country in South America
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President of Brazil
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Private research university in Baltimore, Maryland
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