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Study shows 8 000 additional deaths in Mexican capital as coronavirus rages

26 May 2020, 2:56 AM

Mexico’s capital registered 8 072 more deaths in the first five months this year than the average from the same period over the past four years, an analysis by independent researchers showed on Monday, suggesting a possible surge due to the coronavirus.

Mexico says it has avoided coronavirus ‘deluge’ even as cases mount

23 May 2020, 12:47 AM

Mexico’s government said on Friday it had the coronavirus outbreak under control even as the country becomes one of the global hotspots for the pandemic.

US returns migrant children despite risks worsened by coronavirus: UNICEF

22 May 2020, 4:26 AM

The United States has returned at least 1 000 unaccompanied migrant children to Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras since early March despite risks of violence and discrimination that have worsened because of the coronavirus pandemic, the United Nations children’s agency UNICEF said on Thursday.

Mexico registers record one-day coronavirus death toll with 424 fatalities: Health Ministry

21 May 2020, 2:56 AM

Mexico’s Health Ministry on Wednesday registered 2 248 new coronavirus infections and an additional 424 fatalities, a record one-day death toll since the start of the pandemic.

Mexico posts 2 414 new coronavirus cases, total deaths reach 5 332

19 May 2020, 4:41 AM

Mexico registered 2 414 new cases of the coronavirus and 155 more deaths on Monday, the Health Ministry said, raising its overall number of infections since Mexico recorded its first cases in late February to 51 633.



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