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Mexico Now Has the Most Deadly Covid Outbreak in Latin America

  • Country passed Panama to have 59.2 fatalities per million
  • Mexico City excess deaths highest in world per capita: report
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Vaccines May Never Eliminate Covid-19

Mexico has surpassed Panama and Peru to become the deadliest spot for Covid-19 in Latin America.

A recent surge in deaths has brought the virus’s toll to 59.2 per million people, just above Panama’s, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Mexico’s fatalities are now the 15th highest worldwide per capita.