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A Brazilian second wave would be “much deadlier” than in Europe

Today, Brazil risks entering a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Bolsonaro loses support in latest opinion polls. And municipal elections are two days away.

Is a second wave on the horizon for Brazil?

Figures from nine Brazilian state capitals (out of 27) are showing signs that the Covid-19 pandemic might be creeping toward a second wave in the country. The data comes from the InfoGripe report, a weekly survey on respiratory diseases. Eight of these cities are located in the poor North and Northeast regions.

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