Brazil has reported 27,878 coronavirus deaths, the fifth-highest total in the world. Donald Trump says the US is “terminating” ties with the WHO.
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00:08 Colombia’s presidential palace has recorded 13 coronavirus cases, with five officials and eight Narino House security personnel testing positive. President Ivan Duque tested negative for the virus.
Duque extended Colombia’s two-month quarantine until the end of June on Thursday. The country’s economy has suffered a massive blow as the number of cases crosses 25,000. Colombia has reported 855 deaths.
00:03 Brazil has recorded a total of 27,878 coronavirus deaths, surpassing Spain with the fifth-most fatalities in the world. The country reported 1,124 deaths on Friday. Brazil’s death toll stands behind only the US, the UK, Italy and France.
The country also has the second-highest numer of COVID-19 cases after the US, with 465,166 confirmed infections of the virus.