Heavily reliant on commodity exports, tourism and remittances, Latin America's fragile economies and vulnerable populations are likely to suffer.
How vulnerable is Latin America to a COVID-19 outbreak? Here’s what the data shows.
The HHS statement confirms federal documents released Wednesday showing that about 90 per cent of the personal protective equipment in the stockpile has been distributed to state and local governments.
A California woman has been arrested after licking $1,800 worth of groceries and other items at a supermarket in the northern part of the state, police said Wednesday.
Saskatchewan-born Ken Sumner, who was a member of 617 Squadron and flew raids in the Second World War, died last week after contracting the novel coronavirus.
Brazil said Wednesday a first case of the new coronavirus had been detected among the Yanomami people, an Amazon indigenous group known for its remoteness and its vulnerability to foreign diseases.
Nazia Syed, a physician, left for Lucknow, India to visit her family in the beginning of March, before the coronavirus pandemic hit.