Latin America Covid-19 News Roundup: Jun. 3, 2020

. Jun 03, 2020
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🇦🇷 Argentina. More than 50 senior citizens in just two nursing homes tested positive for Covid-19. (Buenos Aires Times)

🇵🇾 Paraguay. The best performance in South America: as the country tops 1,000 confirmed cases during its pandemic peak, only 11 people have died so far. (Europa Press, in Spanish)

🇨🇺 Cuba. Authorities are hopeful for good results from applying Bio Modulin T in coronavirus patients. (Prensa Latina, in Spanish)

🇧🇴 Bolivia. Delayed by the pandemic, the country’s general elections will be held in September, almost one year after the coup against Evo Morales. (TV360)

🇨🇴 Colombia. In an open letter, medical unions that President Ivan Duque failed to help health workers in the fight against the coronavirus. (Colombia Reports)

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Lucas Berti

Lucas Berti covers international affairs — specialized in Latin American politics and markets. He has been published by Opera Mundi, Revista VIP, and The Intercept Brasil, among others.

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