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Brazil surpasses 100,000 coronavirus deaths, three million cases

WorldNews Sunday, 9 August 2020
Brazil surpasses 100,000 coronavirus deaths, three million casesBrazil has surpassed 100,000 coronavirus-related deaths and three million cases of infection, crossing the grim milestone after President Jair Bolsonaro said he had a "clear conscience" on his response to the outbreak. With 100,477 fatalities and 3,012,412 confirmed cases, the South American nation of 212 million people is the second hardest-hit country in the global pandemic, after the United States. The health ministry reported 905 new deaths in the past 24 hours, as well as 49,970 fresh cases. However...
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