Coronavirus disaster, worldwide news


This 15 June 2020 video says about itself:

Thousands of protesters in Brazil have marched in Sao Paulo to denounce the government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

A smaller counter-rally was held in the capital, Brasilia, by supporters of President Jair Bolsonaro, who continues to downplay the outbreak.

The country has the second-highest number of COVID-19 deaths worldwide.

Al Jazeera’s Teresa Bo reports.

USA: Workers’ anger grows as auto companies continue coverup of COVID-19 in the factories. By Shannon Jones, 15 June 2020. General Motors and Ford have made it official policy not to report the number and locations of confirmed COVID-19 cases at their factories, while Fiat Chrysler has also apparently stopped reporting coronavirus cases.

New cases of COVID-19 reach 8 million with Latin America still to peak. By Benjamin Mateus, 15 June 2020. While the Western Hemisphere is currently the epicenter of the pandemic, there has been a new outbreak in China.

Over 1,170 COVID-19 deaths as pandemic surges in Bangladesh. By Wimal Perera, 15 June 2020. The Awami League government ignored warnings by medical experts who publicly opposed any lifting of the lockdown.

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