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Coronavirus hitting the Americas hardest says World Health Organization

Reuters India Saturday, 13 June 2020 ()
The Americas are bearing the brunt of the global coronavirus pandemic at present, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, with North and South America currently having four of the 10 worst hit countries in the world.
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