Latin America ‘a new epicentre’ of Coronavirus pandemic, WHO says

Euronews | May 23, 2020 at 12:44 PM
  • South America is “a new epicenter” of the new coronavirus pandemic, with a particularly alarming situation in Brazil, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, May 22.
  • Euronews’ Culture Clash on Friday, May 22, reported Brazil’s hospitals are reaching the breaking point in terms of occupancy rate.
  • 62,500 coronavirus cases and 6,900 related deaths were reported in the country, however, the Health Department admitted that the real numbers are probably higher because of Mexico’s low testing rate.