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Numbers of the week: Mar. 28, 2020

Covid-19, President Bolsonaro’s statements, the government’s reaction, G20's trillionaire rescue, repatriation in Peru, "vertical" isolation, state governors against the president

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This is Brazil by the Numbers, a weekly digest of the most interesting figures tucked inside the latest news about Brazil. A selection of numbers that help explain what is going on in Brazil. This week’s topics: Covid-19, the number of confirmed cases and deaths, President Bolsonaro’s bizarre statements, the government’s reaction, G20’s trillionaire rescue, repatriation in Peru, “vertical” isolation, state governors against the president.  

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