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Coronavirus in Latin America: this is how cases and the number of deaths evolve in the most affected countries in the region

2020-08-17T08:22:48.049Z

The world adds 21.6 million cases of covid-19, of which a large part are in the American continent. While the United States adds more than 5.4 million cases, Brazil has reported 3 ...



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(CNN Spanish) -  The world adds 21.6 million cases of covid-19, of which a large part are found in the American continent.

While the United States has more than 5.4 million cases, Brazil has reported 3.3 million, and Peru and Mexico more than half a million each.

This is how the week of August 17 begins in the ten Latin American countries most affected by the virus, according to figures from Johns Hopkins University.

🇧🇷 Brazil

Brazilian soldiers disinfect Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro before it is reopened to tourism. (Photo: MAURO PIMENTEL / AFP via Getty Images)

Confirmed cases: 3,340,197

Deaths:  107,852

Brazil reported 23,101 new covid-19 cases and 620 deaths on Sunday, according to the Health Ministry. Coronavirus-related deaths are on the rise again in São Paulo, after it had seen a steady decline in daily deaths since the last week of June.

🇵🇪 Peru

People from the rural community of Yura, near Arequipa, participate in the burial of their mayor, who died of covid-19. (Photo: DIEGO RAMOS / AFP via Getty Images)

Confirmed cases: 525,803

Deaths: 26,075

This Sunday, Peru registered 5,338 new cases of covid-19.

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🇲🇽 Mexico

Members of the Star Wars fan club bring food and refreshments to relatives of hospitalized patients in the respiratory diseases area of ​​the Ignacio García Hospital in Mérida. (Photo: HUGO BORGES / AFP via Getty Images)

Confirmed cases: 522,162

Deaths:  56,757

Mexico registered 4,448 new cases of the new coronavirus on Sunday.

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🇨🇴 Colombia

A medical worker reviews plasma donated by internist Norberto Medina, who recovered from covid-19, as part of a research project at the District Institute of Science, Biotechnology and Health Innovation (IDCBIS) in Bogotá. (Photo: RAUL ARBOLEDA / AFP via Getty Images)

Confirmed cases:  468,332

Deaths:  15,097

Colombia reported 11,643 new cases this Sunday and surpassed a total of 15,000 deaths from covid-19.

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🇨🇱 Chile

Confirmed cases:  385,946

Deaths:  10,452

Chile registered 2,086 new cases of coronavirus this Sunday.

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🇦🇷 Argentina

Confirmed cases: 294,569

Deaths:  5,703

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🇪🇨 Ecuador

Confirmed cases:  101,542

Deaths:  6,070

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🇧🇴 Bolivia

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Confirmed cases:  100,344

Deaths:  4,058

🇩🇴 Dominican Republic

A medical worker in front of oxygen cylinders at the entrance to the covid-19 area at the Moscoso Puello Hospital in Santo Domingo. (Photo: ERIKA SANTELICES / afp / AFP via Getty Images)

Confirmed cases:  86,309

Deaths:  1,453

🇵🇦 Panama

Confirmed cases:  81,940

Deaths:  1,767

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Source: cnnespanol

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