WORLD Brazil VP tests positive for COVID-19

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Brazil VP tests positive for COVID-19

Xinhua

10:02, December 28, 2020

File photo: AFP

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 27 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian Vice President Hamilton Mourao tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, his office said in a statement.

The result was confirmed Sunday afternoon and the vice president will remain in isolation at the official vice-presidential residence, said the statement.

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was infected in July and has recovered.

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