The National Federation of Journalists (FENAJ) stated that 300 journalists died from the epidemic between January 2020 and July 2021, when the first Covid-19 case was detected in the country.
FENAJ President Maria Jose Braga said that thanks to the ongoing national vaccination campaign in the country, journalists have been vaccinated to reduce the risk of the virus, otherwise the figure may increase much faster due to the epidemic.
Pointing out that his friends lost their lives due to the virus while performing their jobs, Braga said, “We commemorate our deceased friends with respect and gratitude.” said.
In Brazil, where the most deaths due to Covid-19 occurred in the world after the USA, 566 thousand 896 people have died so far, and 20 million 285 thousand 67 people have been infected.
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