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‘Snowballing’ coronavirus cases in US states as hospitals fill

‘Snowballing’ coronavirus cases in US states as hospitals fill

The rate of COVID-19 infections in the US has surged across southern and southwestern states. New cases of the virus have spiked where bars restaurants and other businesses reopened early. There are questions about whether restrictions have been lifted too soon. Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us […]

COVID-19 cases in Latin America exceed 2 million

COVID-19 cases in Latin America exceed 2 million

More than two million people across Latin America and the Caribbean are reported to have been infected with the coronavirus. Bolivia has reported more than 23,000 infections and 740 deaths. Its health ministry has suffered a corruption scandal as the health system is at breaking point, with some patients dying in the street because hospitals […]

Brazil’s COVID-19 crisis spirals out of control

Brazil’s COVID-19 crisis spirals out of control

Coronavirus infections are surging throughout Latin America with more than two million infections reported. Half of those are in Brazil, where more than 50,000 people have died. Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ […]

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