Published On: Fri, Jan 29th, 2021
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Surging in remote and poor areas, Brazil’s COVID-19 death toll is 2nd highest in the world

HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/GLOBAL-CASES

A new, more contagious COVID-19 variant is advancing through Brazil’s Amazon region, where the coronavirus death rate is more than triple that of Canada’s. ICUs are full and oxygen supplies are running low while the disease spreads in remote and poor areas.

CBC | World News




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