Day: March 10, 2021

São Paulo’s New Lockdown: COVID-19 Variant Devastates Brazil

Brazil set a daily record for COVID-19 deaths for the second day straight on March 3rd, as a raging resurgence of the virus led São Paulo to shut down once again. A new coronavirus variant from the Amazon contributed to the increase in daily infections, with Health Ministry data reporting

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Ecuador’s Health Minister Resigns Amid COVID-19 Vaccines Scandal

Juan Carlos Zevallos, the  Ecuadorean health minister, resigned on Friday, February 26th, after receiving criticism on the mistreatment of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Zevallos stated in a letter posted to Twitter, “Given the current political situation, and to allow the continuity of the National Vaccination Plan, I present to you,

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