Brazil saw its deadliest day this month since the start of the pandemic, with 4,195 people killed in just 24 hours. CNN’s Stefano Pozzebon reports from Bogota, Colombia on the latest news about the pandemic in Latin America and South America.
Six cases of a highly transmissible variant of coronavirus first identified in the Brazilian city of Manaus have been detected in Britain, English health officials said on Sunday. Flora Bradley-Watson reports.
Officials have identified the first UK cases of the Manaus variant of coronavirus, a new strain that may spread more rapidly and respond less well to existing vaccines.Public Health England (PHE) said on Sunday that six cases of the concerning P.1 variant first detected in the Brazilian city have been confirmed in Britain, three in England and three in Scotland.
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