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Brazil: Fire smoke threatens COVID-recovering Amazon communities

16 Jun 2021, TRF

As Brazil’s Amazon fire season approaches, residents and doctors fear smoke could drive a health emergency among people with breathing ability damaged by COVID-19.



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