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Brazil reaches 27,878 coronavirus deaths, surpasses Spain

Reuters Friday, 29 May 2020
Coronavirus deaths in Brazil reached 27,878, the Health Ministry said on Friday, surpassing Spain to become the fifth ranking nation in the number of dead.
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