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Peru’s tough early restrictions not enough to curb spread

The coronavirus respnse of the Brazilian president has come under fire as dangerous and deadly. Jair Bolsonaro has called Covid-19 ‘a little flu’ and protested against lockdowns imposed by state governors. Peru is Latin America’s second worst hit country, despite president Martín Vizcarra announcing one of the earliest lockdowns. More than 3,600 people have died in Peru. Liz Maddock reports #perucoronavirus #brazilcoronavirus #bolsonaro

Brazil’s fatalities pass 20,000 after record daily death toll

Brazil’s fatalities pass 20,000 after record daily death toll

On The Map - Coronavirus Editions - Latin America

On The Map - Coronavirus Editions - Latin America

Latin American countries confront poverty and coronavirus pandemic

Latin American countries confront poverty and coronavirus pandemic

Bolsonaro pushes to reopen Brazil despite rise in Covid-19 cases

Bolsonaro pushes to reopen Brazil despite rise in Covid-19 cases

Could change arise from Iran's widespread protests?

Could change arise from Iran's widespread protests?

What will bring peace to Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region?

What will bring peace to Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region?

What will end the conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region?

What will end the conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region?

Why hasn’t legal weed killed the black market?

Why hasn’t legal weed killed the black market?

Why has legal marijuana losing ground to the cartels in the United States?

Why has legal marijuana losing ground to the cartels in the United States?

Could Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border dispute be solved?

Could Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border dispute be solved?

Can unfreezing assets solve Afghanistan's economic crisis?

Can unfreezing assets solve Afghanistan's economic crisis?

Is the Philippines government covering up extrajudicial killings?

Is the Philippines government covering up extrajudicial killings?

Have US Republicans gone too far with the immigration debate?

Have US Republicans gone too far with the immigration debate?

Are US Republicans weaponising the immigration debate?

Are US Republicans weaponising the immigration debate?

Can SCO summit lead to a new world order?

Can SCO summit lead to a new world order?

Could the SCO become a NATO rival?

Could the SCO become a NATO rival?

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