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Mexico's coronavirus death toll surpasses 85,700

FILE PHOTO: People line up for free food at a community soup kitchen during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico October 15, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s health ministry on Friday reported 6,751 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection and 419 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 841,661 cases and 85,704 deaths.

The government says the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.

Reporting by Anthony Esposito and Diego Ore; Editing by Sandra Maler

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