Argentina fears second wave of Covid could turn into a tsunami

The second wave of the pandemic is hitting Argentina hard: cases have tripled in a month.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With Monday's 316 victims, some 60,000 people have died from Covid. Approximately 2.8 million positive cases have been reported. The threat of a tsunami is knocking on the doors of hospitals on the brink of collapse. The fight against the virus has become the very battleground between the Peronist government and the opposition.

Since last Friday there has been a ban on public traffic between 8 PM and 6 AM. Social, recreational, sports and religious activities in closed places have also been suspended. President Alberto Fernández ordered by decree the closure of . . .

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