China ships vaccines to Latin America in fight against pandemic

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Latin America, one of the world’s hardest-hit regions by the coronavirus pandemic, is now struggling to get vaccines. Mexico and Brazil combined have nearly 450,000 COVID-19 deaths, but they lag far behind when it comes to inoculations. But help is at hand from far away – in the form of China’s vaccine cooperation.

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