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Costa Rica’s rising coronavirus numbers aren’t simply due to more testing
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Costa Rica’s rising coronavirus numbers aren’t simply due to more testing

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 7, 2020

Costa Rica has averaged 251 new coronavirus cases daily over the last 10 days, by far its largest increase during the pandemic. The country is indeed testing…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 7, 2020
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Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 7, 2020

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 7, 2020

Costa Rica confirmed 245 new cases of the coronavirus over the past day, totaling 5,486 cumulative known cases, the Health Ministry announced Tuesday afternoon. One-hundred and seven…

United Airlines increases Costa Rica repatriation flights, including from Liberia International Airport
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United Airlines increases Costa Rica repatriation flights, including from Liberia International Airport

The Tico Times - July 7, 2020

The United States Embassy has coordinated with United Airlines and Spirit Airlines to offer repatriation flights from Costa Rica throughout July. For the first time since Costa…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 6, 2020
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Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 6, 2020

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 6, 2020

Costa Rica confirmed 245 new cases of the coronavirus over the past day, totaling 5,241 cumulative known cases, the Health Ministry announced Monday afternoon. Eighty-eight people are…

News briefs: Police continue shutting down events, enforcing vehicular restrictions
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News briefs: Police continue shutting down events, enforcing vehicular restrictions

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 6, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted daily life in Costa Rica, which has declared a State of Emergency and enacted sweeping measures to slow its spread. Here's what…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 5, 2020
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Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 5, 2020

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 5, 2020

Costa Rica confirmed 375 new cases of the coronavirus over the past day, totaling 4,996 cumulative known cases, the Health Ministry announced Sunday afternoon. The 375 new…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 4, 2020
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Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 4, 2020

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 4, 2020

Costa Rica confirmed 310 new cases of the coronavirus over the past day, totaling 4,621 cumulative known cases, the Health Ministry announced Saturday afternoon. The 310 new…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 3, 2020
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Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 3, 2020

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 3, 2020

Costa Rica confirmed 288 new cases of the coronavirus over the past day, totaling 4,311 cumulative known cases, the Health Ministry announced Friday afternoon. The 288 new…

Fired for criticizing government’s response to pandemic, Nicaraguan doctors remain on the front line
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Fired for criticizing government’s response to pandemic, Nicaraguan doctors remain on the front line

AFP and The Tico Times - July 3, 2020

Unemployed and emotionally worn, Nicaraguan doctors fired from the public health system for criticizing the government's handling of the pandemic remain on the front lines, fighting COVID-19…

Costa Rica has reapplied measures. Here’s what’s open [updated]
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Costa Rica has reapplied measures. Here’s what’s open [updated]

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 3, 2020

Costa Rica has reapplied restrictions in response to an increase in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. Here's what's open (and what isn't) in Costa Rica as of July…