RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - While governors across virtually all of Brazil have relaxed isolation rules, the country has recorded the world's highest average number of deaths from the novel coronavirus over the past seven days.
As a result, it has left behind the United States and the United Kingdom, countries that have recorded the highest absolute numbers of deaths up to now.
Over the past week, Brazil recorded 7,197 deaths from Covid-19, an average of 1,028 per day, according to figures from the World Health Organization (W.H.O.).
The USA, which tops the list of . . .