New York Times: Covid Ravaged South America. Then Came a Sharp Drop in Infections.
New York Times: Covid Ravaged South America. Then Came a Sharp Drop in Infections.. “There have been no new sweeping or large-scale containment measures in the region, although some countries have imposed strict border controls. A major factor in the recent drop in cases, experts say, is the speed with which the region ultimately managed to vaccinate people. Governments in South America have generally not faced the kind of apathy, politicization and conspiracy theories around vaccines that left much of the United States vulnerable to the highly contagious Delta variant.”