Brazil coronavirus death toll nears 60,000, confirmed cases top 1.4 mln

by Reuters
Tuesday, 30 June 2020 22:19 GMT

SAO PAULO, June 30 (Reuters) - Brazil registered 1,280 additional COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday, bringing the country's confirmed death toll to 59,594, according to Health Ministry data.

Total confirmed cases rose by 33,846 to reach 1,402,041, the worst outbreak in the world outside the United States. (Reporting by Pedro Fonseca; Writing by Gabriela Mello; Editing by Leslie Adler)

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