UPDATE 1-Latin America coronavirus death toll surges past 200,000
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LIMA, Aug 1 (Reuters) - The death toll in Latin America from
the novel coronavirus passed 200,000 on Saturday night, a
Reuters tally showed, underlining the region's status as one of
the global epicenters of the pandemic that is testing
governments to the limit.
Apart from the United States, Brazil and Mexico have racked
up more fatalities from the virus than any other country, and
together they account for around 70% of the regional de ...