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How Cuba Beat the Pandemic: From Developing New Vaccines to Sending Doctors Overseas to Help Others
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Since last year, approximately 440 Cubans have died from COVID-19, giving Cuba one of the lowest death rates per capita in the world. Cuba is also developing five COVID-19 vaccines, including two which have entered stage 3 trials. Cuba has heavily investe ...[Read more]
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Bolsonaro a ‘Threat to the Planet,’ Says Lula as Brazil’s Daily Covid Death Toll Hits All-Time High
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"Unfortunately, our country is today considered a global threat, due to the uncontrolled circulation of the virus and the emergence of new mutations." ...[Read more]
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‘A toxic cycle of blame, sycophancy and political pressure’: New book to detail Trump’s ‘nightmare’ handling of COVID crisis
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Washington Post journalists Yasmeen Abutaleb and Damian Paletta are preparing for the release of their forthcoming book, "Nightmare Scenario," which aims to highlight former President Donald Trump's disastrous COVID-19 response since the onset of the pand ...[Read more]
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CIA Headquarters Got Vaccinated in Early January, Rankling Intelligence Officers Abroad
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“Nobody gives a shit about the overseas workforce,” a former CIA officer complained. ...[Read more]
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Brazil’s Covid outbreak is global threat that opens door to lethal variants – scientist
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Brazil’s rampant coronavirus outbreak has become a global threat that risks spawning new and even more lethal variants, one of the South American country’s top scientists has warned as it suffered its deadliest day of the pandemic. Speaking to the Gua ...[Read more]
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Brazil’s COVID-19 Death Toll Passes 250,000
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Brazil’s COVID-19 death toll has passed a quarter of a million — the second-highest toll in the world after the United States, and about 10% of all coronavirus deaths worldwide. Brazil has vaccinated just 3.6% of its population after a disastrou ...[Read more]
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U.S. COVID Death Toll Hits 500,000 as Rich Nations Hoard Vaccines, Leaving Poorer Nations Without Any
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The United States has passed 500,000 COVID-19 deaths, by far the highest toll in the world. The morbid milestone comes as new COVID-19 cases continue to fall across the country amid an accelerating vaccine rollout, but the head of the World Health Organiz ...[Read more]
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COVID: UK variant spreading rapidly in Germany | DW | 17.02.2021
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The proportion of cases resulting from the coronavirus mutation first detected in the UK is doubling every week, officials say. ...[Read more]
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COVID Deaths in the US Lead to Biggest Drop in Life Expectancy Since WWII
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The decline is more pronounced in Black and Latinx communities, which have been hit harder by the pandemic. ...[Read more]
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New Lancet Report: 40 Percent of US COVID Deaths Could Have Been Avoided
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The scathing new report is an indictment of both Trump and a health care system that values profit over human life. ...[Read more]
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Report reveals how Trump’s team conspired to protect his interests as COVID-19 ransacked the US
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Former President Donald Trump's administration is under fire for hindering the government's pandemic response and rolling back Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) coronavirus mitigation guidelines in an effort to protect his interests. Accor ...[Read more]
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