Brazil hits 1 million coronavirus cases as WHO warns of ‘new and dangerous phase’

//Brazil hits 1 million coronavirus cases as WHO warns of ‘new and dangerous phase’

Brazil hits 1 million coronavirus cases as WHO warns of ‘new and dangerous phase’

Brazil’s government has confirmed the country has risen above 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases, second only to the United States.The country’s health ministry said that the total now stood at 1,032,913, up more than 50,000 from Thursday. The ministry said the sharp increase was due to corrections of previous days’ under-reported numbers.Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro still downplays the risks of the virus after nearly 50,000 deaths from Covid-19 in three months, saying the impact of…

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