Number of COVID-19 deaths in Brazil exceeds 275,000

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    The World Health Organization says Brazil is “not moving in a good direction” in the struggle against coronavirus.

    Deaths from COVID-19 now exceed 275,000, the second-highest number in the world, after the United States.

    Al Jazeera’s Monica Yanakiew reports from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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