Coronavirus deaths surge in Brazil, Mexico as regional leaders look to reopen

Credit: Reuters- Published on June 5, 2020
The number of coronavirus deaths in Brazil blew past Italy's toll on Thursday, while Mexico reported a record number of new cases, as regional leaders in Latin America push to end quarantine measures and kick their economies back into gear.
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Published on June 3, 2020 -  02:30
Experts say Latin America coronavirus death toll under-reported
Latin America has become a global epicentre for the pandemic, Brazil, Mexico, Peru and Chile recording high numbers.

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