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Peru president reshuffles cabinet as COVID-19 takes its toll

Martin Vizcarra named a new health minister as part of the reshuffle, the second replacement since the coronavirus pandemic began.

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra has reshuffled his cabinet as the country desperately tries to get on top of its worsening coronavirus crisis.

The number of deaths is rapidly rising, and it is hitting disadvantaged Peruvians the hardest.

Al Jazeera’s Mariana Sanchez reports from Lima, Peru.