Brazil overtakes Spain for 5th most COVID-19 deaths, reports nearly 27,000 new cases

Brazil overtakes Spain for 5th most COVID-19 deaths, reports nearly 27,000 new cases

Coronavirus deaths in Brazil reached 27,878, the Health Ministry said on Friday, surpassing Spain to become the fifth-ranking nation in the number of dead.

In the last 24 hours, Brazil, which now has the second-largest outbreak in the world, registered 1,124 deaths from the virus and 26,928 additional cases of the novel coronavirus.

Published at Fri, 29 May 2020 23:27:26 +0000