Bolsonaro should be charged with crimes against humanity, Covid inquiry finds | Jair Bolsonaro

Jair Bolsonaro should be charged with crimes against humanity and jailed for his “macabre” reaction to a Covid outbreak that has killed more than 600,000 Brazilians, including a disproportionate number of indigenous citizens, a congressional inquiry has found.Two of the most dramatic accusations against the Brazilian president – murder and genocide of the country’s indigenous … Read more

‘The real problem is the repetition of mistakes’: Scientists react to Covid inquiry | Coronavirus

The failure to prevent tens of thousands of deaths during Britain’s brutal second wave of Covid infections was a more serious error than the timing of the first lockdown, senior scientists have told the Guardian, after a damning report by MPs on the handling of the pandemic.The scientific advisory group for emergencies (Sage) warned ministers … Read more

Italian Covid bereaved want inquiry extended beyond early outbreak | Italy

Relatives of coronavirus victims in Italy are pushing for a full public inquiry into the government’s handling of the pandemic as documents from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) show the first Covid-19 cases registered in 16 European countries originated from Italy.Italy was the first western country to report an outbreak and … Read more