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Supply-chain woes and poor logistics have left Latin America’s second-largest economy with just 39% of the population fully vaccinated, well below Argentina and Brazil, according to Bloomberg’s Vaccine Tracker.

4 days ago
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Where we stand regards of vaccinations and a few other nations to compare!

August 16, 2021
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Look at the numbers.... it would not need to be that way, in particular in North America
But the freedumb fighters.......

August 16, 2021
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The Delta variant identified for the first time in India (B.1.617.2), which is considered largely responsible for the spectacular increase in cases in the Asian region and now start spreading in Europe and the USA
We will not be spared.......

June 24, 2021
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Mexico's President loses grip on power in midterm elections marred by violence. AMLO's grip on congress slips, showing limits of his mandate.
Early results of midterm elections suggested that Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s coalition would not keep the supermajority needed to push through his ambitious agenda.
A significant decline for the president’s party!

June 07, 2021
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AMLO is hurting Mexico - as neigbor, the USA should not ignore Mexico’s turn to authoritarianism.
The forces pushing or pulling people to leave their homes and migrate north have existed and evolved for decades. The issue has been a nightmare for American presidents to address, which, in turn, implies a horror show for Mexican and Central American governments.

May 03, 2021
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Citing an unnamed Mexican official, Reuters news agency reported on Sunday that Lopez Obrador is expected to ask Biden to share its vaccination supply with Mexico.
According to the report, Lopez Obrador will ask the US for a loan of its vaccine supplies, to be paid back when Mexico receives deliveries of vaccines it has contracts for, expected to arrive later in the year.

March 01, 2021
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Is he on drugs or is that some -19 related brainfog??
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says his country is doing better than the United States in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, even though Mexico's per capita death rate is probably higher and the country has vaccinated less than 1% of its population.

February 24, 2021
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Incident at thermo-electric power-plant in La Paz supposedly last Sunday.
We have not verified the incident with any official sources.

February 21, 2021
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So far this 2021, about 45 tons of garbage have been collected on the beaches of the municipality of La Paz, Balandra being the most visited by tourists, reported the head of the Federal Maritime Terrestrial Zone (Zofemat), Susana Rubio Lucero .
"We continue with the work of cleaning and caring for the beaches, mainly on Balandra beach, where strict control is still being maintained on access to this space, taking care of the capacity of the place," she said.

February 19, 2021
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Chile already has surpassed China, Germany, France, Spain and many other countries in vaccinating its population.
If we just measure the percentage of vaccinations per population over the past week, Chile ranks No. 1 in the world, followed by the United States.
“Chile’s vaccination campaign is impressive!” tweeted Oxford University researcher and founder Max Roser.

February 12, 2021
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Mexico’s health ministry on Saturday reported 1,496 new confirmed deaths from COVID-19, bringing the country’s total to 165,786.
The difference between the Mexican government report and our numbers obtained from the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA are related to the daily cut-off time which is 00:00UTC

February 07, 2021
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Mexico’s health ministry on Sunday reported 7,030 new confirmed cases of infection and 462 additional fatalities.
Bringing the total in the country to 1,864,260 cases and 158,536 deaths.
The government says the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.

February 01, 2021
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As the coronavirus swept the globe early last year, Mexican officials made an unusual decision: They would not impose "coercive" measures to force citizens to obey pandemic restrictions.
No curfews.
No arrests.
No fines.
Nearly a year later, Mexico is battling a severe epidemic. Hospitals are at the breaking point. Residents flouting stay-at-home messages fueled a new explosion of cases during the Christmas holidays.
Deaths have soared past 150,000

January 26, 2021
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Baja California Sur - Between the night of Thursday 14 and the afternoon of this January 17, 471 new cases of Coronavirus and 18 deaths were registered, of which 10 were in La Paz; another 377 people recovered, according to the count issued by the Ministry of Health (SSA).
The cumulative total reached 20,410 confirmed cases from the end of March to date;

January 18, 2021