“Brazil vs Covid / Mass Grave for Coronavirus Victims in Brazil”
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▶️ Thousands of graves have been dug in the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo, Friday, May 1, as the country struggles to cope with the coronavirus outbreak.
👉Brazil, Latin America’s largest country, now has more victims and confirmed cases than reported by China.
Brazil’s virtually uncontrolled surge of COVID-19 cases is spawning fear that construction workers, truck drivers and tourists will spread the disease to neighboring countries that are doing a better job of controlling the coronavirus.
Brazil, a continent-sized country that shares borders with nearly every other nation in South America, has reported more than 87,000 cases and more than 6,000 deaths, according to government figures and a tally by Johns Hopkins University — far more than any of its neighbors.
The true number of deaths and infections is believed to be much higher because of limited testing.”
“In Brazil, ‘the virus has struck pretty ferociously’
“PBS NewsHour: 1,88 Mio. Abonnenten:
Brazil is on track to become the newest hotspot in the coronavirus pandemic with more than 300,000 confirmed cases and at least 20,000 deaths from COVID-19. A lack of social distancing mandates and warnings are contributing to the rise. Hari Sreenivasan spoke with New York Times reporter Ernesto Londoño from Rio de Janeiro to learn more.”