Is the coronavirus used to justify certain authoritarian abuses?

DECRYPTION – Exceptional regimes and intrusive digital surveillance practices are increasing around the world, in the name of the health of citizens.

Medicines and vaccines to treat COVID-19

With the toll of deaths from the coronavirus exceeding 20,000 this week, accelerated efforts to develop treatments for COVID-19 are primarily focused on adapting existing drugs to combat the disease. …

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Existing medicines, the shortest route to a cure for coronavirus

With the toll of deaths from the coronavirus exceeding 20,000 this week, accelerated efforts to develop treatments for COVID-19 are primarily focused on adapting existing medications to combat the disease. …

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Winter is coming: the cold climate in Brazil could provoke the outbreak of the coronavirus

RIO DE JANEIRO / BRASILIA (Reuters) – The coronavirus epidemic is landing in Brazil as hot summer days in the southern hemisphere approach and winters approach, potentially worsening the spread …

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Marble cathedrals on Lago General Carrera

Chile’s largest lake was in a deep sleep for a long time. Lago General Carrera is one of the most sensational places in the country in Patagonia. Here nature created …

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“Colonia Dignidad”, a Nazi ogre in Chile

According to online tour operators, Villa Baviera, in Parral, Chile, offers undeniable tourist attractions: this Alpine chalet-style establishment where one speaks Spanish, English and German, with outdoor pool and restaurant, …

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