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Prisoners in Colombia and Brazil face coronavirus pandemic alone

There are 1,297 confirmed cases of Covid-19 and four deaths in Colombian prisons (on 27 May). In Brazil 755 cases of coronavirus and 29 deaths in prisons across the country

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Brazil prison riots leave at least 57 dead 

At least fifty-seven prisoners died, sixteen of them allegedly beheaded, after the rebellion in a prison in Altamira, in the northern state of Pará, in Brazil

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