Peru’s COVID crisis: ‘Almost all Peruvians know someone who died’

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    Like other Latin American countries, Peru remains in the grip of a brutal second wave of coronavirus infections.

    Lost loved ones, overcrowded hospitals and a painfully slow vaccine rollout are plunging many people into despair.

    Peru has recorded more than 15,000 deaths in the past two months.

    Al Jazeera’s Daniel Schweimler reports.

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