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May 12, 2020
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Mexico records deadliest day from COVID-19

51 days after the start of the Sana Distancia Day, the number of people infected by coronavirus (COVID-19) in Mexico reached 38,324, adding 1,997 new cases in the past day. Deaths saw their most dramatic increase since the beginning of the pandemic adding 353 new deaths today, bringing the total to 3,926, according to the...
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Employee of the Presidency of Mexico dies from COVID-19

A worker from the Citizen Attention Office of the Presidency of Mexico died Monday of coronavirus in the capital. According to the federal government, the public servant of approximately 40 years of age registered the first symptoms last weekend and was admitted to a hospital. He worked in the offices of the National Palace in...
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Riots at Colima and Chalco prisons leave several injured

At around noon, the inmates of the Colima State Social Reintegration Center orchestrated a riot that left at least four inmates injured. According to prisoners, at around 12 o’clock, gunshots were heard and a column of smoke was seen emanating from inside the prison. The preliminary official information from the Ministry of Public Security (SSP)...
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Mexican astronauts offer tips on handling confinement during pandemic

Fifty-one days after the Mexican Government issued stay at home orders, the Mexican Special Agency (AEM) shared a series of techniques and practical advice used during the training of two Mexican astronauts in order to help the population manage confinement during the COVID-19 pandemic. Currently, the country is undergoing phase 3 transmission, where the number...
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