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Recent figures for covid-19 in Latin America

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Argentina: more than 700 new cases in the last 24 hours

The Argentine Ministry of Health reported this Saturday that in the last 24 hours 718 new cases of coronavirus were presented, for a total of 10,649 in the country. Since the last report issued, 20 new deaths were recorded. At the moment the number of deceased is 439. 173 patients are in intensive care and 3,530 people have been discharged.

Puerto Rico: So far there are more than 120 people killed by covid-19

The Puerto Rico Health Department confirmed this Saturday that the total number of unique cases positive for coronavirus on the island is 3,100. The total number of people who have died to date from the coronavirus is 127.

Chile: more than 3,500 new cases in the last 24 hours

The Chilean Ministry of Health reported this Saturday 3,536 new cases of coronavirus. The total amounts to 65,393. So far there are 26,546 total recoveries and 212 people are in critical condition.

El Salvador: more than 90 new cases

The Central American country reported 94 new cases this Saturday for a total of 1,819.

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The Spanish League resumes on June 8

The president of the Spanish government, Pedro Sánchez, announced this Saturday at a press conference that professional football returns on June 8, after more than two months of suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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“With the endorsement of the Ministry of Health and the Higher Sports Council, the green light has been given for the professional football league to be held again, starting the week of June 8,” Sánchez said.

Likewise, the League wrote in a Twitter account that as of June 8 professional skills return and under the conditions of the Spanish Ministry of Health.

The League has 11 dates remaining to complete the championship. Barcelona is the leading team with 58 points.

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Russia reports 9,434 new cases of coronavirus

By CNN’s Nathan Hodge

Russia on Saturday reported 9,434 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, authorities said in a statement.

In total, Russia officially has 335,882 covid-19 cases, making it the country with the second-highest number of confirmed cases. Officially, Russia has reported 3,388 deaths attributed to the virus.