European Press Criticize Bolsonaro’s Silence Over 100,000 Covid-19 Deaths in Brazil

Despite the criticism he is getting for the management of the health crisis, the Brazilian President said on August 6th that he has "a clear conscience" after having done "everything possible to save lives".

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil was featured in all European media on Sunday, August 9th, for having reached 100,000 Covid-19 deaths. Newspapers, TVs and radio stations in the Old Continent recall that Brazil is second only to the United States in terms of the number of infections and deaths. Jair Bolsonaro's failure to react to the tragedy did not go unnoticed.

Le Monde highlights the official figures related to deaths and confirmed cases of the disease in Brazil: 100,477 deaths and 3,012,412 positive diagnoses. However, for the newspaper, this count must be "relativized" due . . .

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