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Brazil registers 749 coronavirus deaths on Wednesday

FILE PHOTO: A woman walks next to graffiti depicting viruses with the face of Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 7, 2020. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil has registered 749 additional coronavirus deaths over the last 24 hours and 27,235 new cases, the nation’s Health Ministry said on Wednesday.

The South American country has now registered 151,747 total deaths and 5,140,863 total confirmed cases.

Reporting by Gram Slattery; Editing by Leslie Adler

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