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2020-07-12T11:00:01+00:00

Brazil sees close to 1,000 new Covid-19 deaths, cases top 1.8 million

Brazil sees close to 1,000 new Covid-19 deaths, cases top 1.8 million
Covid-19 testing in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais Credit: Gustavo Aleixo/Cruzeiro

The consortium of Brazilian media companies, compiling data from state health authorities, announced Brazil recorded 968 new deaths from the Covid-19 outbreak on Saturday, and 36,474 new infections.

The country has now a death toll of 71,492, and 1,840,812 confirmed cases.

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