Brazil COVID-19 Cases Skyrocket

Brazil recorded 45,392 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 2.7 million, its health ministry announced Saturday.

The country reported 1,088 new deaths due to the virus, raising the nationwide death toll to 93,563.

Brazil has the second most Covid-19 cases and deaths worldwide after the United States, according to Johns Hopkins University data.

Marcia Wright, Readers Bureau, Contributor

Edited by Jesus Chan

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