Globally, countries such as the UK or South Africa, which scaled up testing and containment measures after detecting new mutants, were able to bring down fatalities quickly. But countries such as India and Brazil, which did not respond fast, saw a rising tide of fatalities.
Even with a waiver, new Covid-19 vaccine doses won’t arrive until 2022. But India and Brazil need the world's help now
Covid-19 is crushing developing countries such as India, Brazil and South Africa. It won’t help to simply tinker with the patents on life-saving vaccines made by a handful of pharmaceutical companies
ICYMI: #PlattsMM Asia w/ @barb_lorenzo #Ironore market sentiment on overdrive after prices breached $200/mt *Surge in #COVID19 cases hit India gasoline, jet fuel demand *Dry weather in Brazil worries #corn buyers in Asia Watch (03:47):
Congress just passed a $738 billion defense package. We spend more on defense than: China Saudi Arabia Russia India UK France Japan Germany South Korea Brazil ...combined. We need to fundamentally change our priorities as a nation.
Just a few foreign governments that have spent money at Trump properties since he took office: Afghanistan Brazil China Cyprus Dominica The EU Georgia Iraq Ireland India Japan Kuwait Malaysia Nigeria Philippines Qatar Romania Russia Saudi Arabia Slovakia Thailand Turkey UAE