Beachgoers enjoy sunny weather in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is battling a second infection wave. Photo: Reuters Beachgoers enjoy sunny weather in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is battling a second infection wave. Photo: Reuters
Beachgoers enjoy sunny weather in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is battling a second infection wave. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Brazil passes 10 million cases with new strain spreading rapidly

  • As Brazil battles a second wave, it also has to deal with a new virus variant, thought to be more contagious
  • The country has second-highest coronavirus death toll in the world after the United States

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Beachgoers enjoy sunny weather in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is battling a second infection wave. Photo: Reuters Beachgoers enjoy sunny weather in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is battling a second infection wave. Photo: Reuters
Beachgoers enjoy sunny weather in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is battling a second infection wave. Photo: Reuters
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