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In Peru’s Amazon, ‘forgotten’ tribes discover COVID-19 as vaccines arrive

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Mangual, PeruReuters Mariano Quisto, a remote community leader in Peru’s dense Amazon rainforest, first learned of the global pandemic in October when health workers arrived by boat at his isolated village with vaccines. “We didn’t know about COVID-19. This is the first we are hearing about it,” Quisto said through a translator from the village […]