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Mexico's rising coronavirus toll

A crematory worker throws an empty box on coffins used for carrying remains of deceased persons outside the crematorium at the San Nicolas Tolentino cemetery, in Mexico City, Mexico May 24, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A crematory worker throws an empty box on coffins used for carrying remains of deceased persons outside the crematorium at the San Nicolas Tolentino cemetery, in Mexico City, Mexico May 24, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A crematory worker throws an empty box on coffins used for carrying remains of deceased persons outside the crematorium at the San Nicolas Tolentino cemetery, in Mexico City, Mexico May 24, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A crematory worker pushes the body of a person who died of the coronavirus into a cremation oven at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A crematory worker pushes the body of a person who died of the coronavirus into a cremation oven at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A crematory worker pushes the body of a person who died of the coronavirus into a cremation oven at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Carlos Acuna, 52, a crematorium employee, works at a cremation oven as the number of deaths continue to rise due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at San Isidro crematory in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. Picture taken May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Carlos Acuna, 52, a crematorium employee, works at a cremation oven as the number of deaths continue to rise due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at San Isidro crematory in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. Picture taken May 20, 2020....more

Carlos Acuna, 52, a crematorium employee, works at a cremation oven as the number of deaths continue to rise due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at San Isidro crematory in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. Picture taken May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Carlos Acuna, 52, a crematorium employee, puts the ashes of a person who died from the coronavirus a plastic bag before putting them inside an urn at San Isidro crematory in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Carlos Acuna, 52, a crematorium employee, puts the ashes of a person who died from the coronavirus a plastic bag before putting them inside an urn at San Isidro crematory in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Carlos Acuna, 52, a crematorium employee, puts the ashes of a person who died from the coronavirus a plastic bag before putting them inside an urn at San Isidro crematory in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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People mourn as Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, is buried according to indigenous Mazahua tradition, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

People mourn as Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, is buried according to indigenous Mazahua tradition, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

People mourn as Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, is buried according to indigenous Mazahua tradition, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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The coffin of Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, is carried to a grave during his burial according to indigenous Mazahua tradition, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

The coffin of Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, is carried to a grave during his burial according to indigenous Mazahua tradition, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

The coffin of Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, is carried to a grave during his burial according to indigenous Mazahua tradition, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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Mourners dance during a ceremony adhering to indigenous Mazahua tradition following the burial of Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Mourners dance during a ceremony adhering to indigenous Mazahua tradition following the burial of Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Mourners dance during a ceremony adhering to indigenous Mazahua tradition following the burial of Horacio Servando Parada, 65, who died of the coronavirus, in San Antonio Pueblo Nuevo, in the state of Mexico, May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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Paramedics transport the body of a man who died of the coronavirus before being transferred to a hospital as his relatives observe, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 26, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Paramedics transport the body of a man who died of the coronavirus before being transferred to a hospital as his relatives observe, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 26, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Paramedics transport the body of a man who died of the coronavirus before being transferred to a hospital as his relatives observe, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 26, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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A man gestures through a window while visiting a patient who is under treatment for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at the Hospital General La Perla Nezahualcoyotl, in Mexico City, Mexico May 22, 2020. Picture taken May 22, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

A man gestures through a window while visiting a patient who is under treatment for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at the Hospital General La Perla Nezahualcoyotl, in Mexico City, Mexico May 22, 2020. Picture taken May 22, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo...more

A man gestures through a window while visiting a patient who is under treatment for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at the Hospital General La Perla Nezahualcoyotl, in Mexico City, Mexico May 22, 2020. Picture taken May 22, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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A man drops packages of food from the window of his apartment for collection as part of a program to help low income households in Mexico City, Mexico May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man drops packages of food from the window of his apartment for collection as part of a program to help low income households in Mexico City, Mexico May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man drops packages of food from the window of his apartment for collection as part of a program to help low income households in Mexico City, Mexico May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Cemetery workers place a coffin, containing the body of a 52-year old woman who died of the coronavirus into a grave at the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Cemetery workers place a coffin, containing the body of a 52-year old woman who died of the coronavirus into a grave at the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Cemetery workers place a coffin, containing the body of a 52-year old woman who died of the coronavirus into a grave at the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Family members of a patient suffering from COVID-19 pray outside the hospital where he is interned for treatment, in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Family members of a patient suffering from COVID-19 pray outside the hospital where he is interned for treatment, in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Family members of a patient suffering from COVID-19 pray outside the hospital where he is interned for treatment, in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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An employee wearing protective clothing disinfects a crucifix at Funeral Gayosso, in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

An employee wearing protective clothing disinfects a crucifix at Funeral Gayosso, in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

An employee wearing protective clothing disinfects a crucifix at Funeral Gayosso, in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Black smoke comes out of the chimney of a crematorium in Mexico City, Mexico May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Black smoke comes out of the chimney of a crematorium in Mexico City, Mexico May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Black smoke comes out of the chimney of a crematorium in Mexico City, Mexico May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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Veronica, 55, who is suspected to have contracted the coronavirus, speaks with a member of the Red Cross inside her house before she is taken to a hospital, at Naucalpan neighbourhood in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Veronica, 55, who is suspected to have contracted the coronavirus, speaks with a member of the Red Cross inside her house before she is taken to a hospital, at Naucalpan neighbourhood in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Veronica, 55, who is suspected to have contracted the coronavirus, speaks with a member of the Red Cross inside her house before she is taken to a hospital, at Naucalpan neighbourhood in Mexico City, Mexico May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Members of biological sciences of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) test men for the coronavirus at the university, in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Members of biological sciences of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) test men for the coronavirus at the university, in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Members of biological sciences of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) test men for the coronavirus at the university, in Mexico City, Mexico May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A woman holds a sign that reads "Siemens violates the contingency decree" during a protest about the reopening of factories after the coronavirus outbreak struck Mexican light assembly factories, or "maquiladoras", in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

A woman holds a sign that reads "Siemens violates the contingency decree" during a protest about the reopening of factories after the coronavirus outbreak struck Mexican light assembly factories, or "maquiladoras", in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18,...more

A woman holds a sign that reads "Siemens violates the contingency decree" during a protest about the reopening of factories after the coronavirus outbreak struck Mexican light assembly factories, or "maquiladoras", in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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A worker from U.S. auto parts maker Aptiv Plc arrives at the plant in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

A worker from U.S. auto parts maker Aptiv Plc arrives at the plant in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

A worker from U.S. auto parts maker Aptiv Plc arrives at the plant in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Pictures and flowers are seen in the coffin of Mariano Ramirez, 51, a nurse at the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) whose family said he died of COVID-19, during a tribute at a funeral parlor, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 16, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Pictures and flowers are seen in the coffin of Mariano Ramirez, 51, a nurse at the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) whose family said he died of COVID-19, during a tribute at a funeral parlor, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 16, 2020....more

Pictures and flowers are seen in the coffin of Mariano Ramirez, 51, a nurse at the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) whose family said he died of COVID-19, during a tribute at a funeral parlor, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 16, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Crematory workers using protective gear are pictured at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl on the outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico May 16, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Crematory workers using protective gear are pictured at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl on the outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico May 16, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Crematory workers using protective gear are pictured at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl on the outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico May 16, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Marco says goodbye after a video call with his wife Carla, a patient infected with the coronavirus, as part of a support strategy families at Ajusco General Hospital in Mexico City, Mexico May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Marco says goodbye after a video call with his wife Carla, a patient infected with the coronavirus, as part of a support strategy families at Ajusco General Hospital in Mexico City, Mexico May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Marco says goodbye after a video call with his wife Carla, a patient infected with the coronavirus, as part of a support strategy families at Ajusco General Hospital in Mexico City, Mexico May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A ballet dancer performs outside a private hospital in Monterrey, Mexico May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A ballet dancer performs outside a private hospital in Monterrey, Mexico May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A ballet dancer performs outside a private hospital in Monterrey, Mexico May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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A woman holds a sign that reads "Justice to Regal's workers" during a protest about the reopening of factories in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

A woman holds a sign that reads "Justice to Regal's workers" during a protest about the reopening of factories in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

A woman holds a sign that reads "Justice to Regal's workers" during a protest about the reopening of factories in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Workers from U.S. auto parts maker Aptiv Plc arrive at the plant in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Workers from U.S. auto parts maker Aptiv Plc arrive at the plant in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Workers from U.S. auto parts maker Aptiv Plc arrive at the plant in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Relatives of Rafael Nolasco, 54, who died of COVID-19, keep social distance while gathering during his funeral, at a cemetery in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Relatives of Rafael Nolasco, 54, who died of COVID-19, keep social distance while gathering during his funeral, at a cemetery in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Relatives of Rafael Nolasco, 54, who died of COVID-19, keep social distance while gathering during his funeral, at a cemetery in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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A woman reacts outside General Balbuena hospital in Mexico City, Mexico May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman reacts outside General Balbuena hospital in Mexico City, Mexico May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman reacts outside General Balbuena hospital in Mexico City, Mexico May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Paramedics move a patient infected with the coronavirus towards an ambulance to transport him to El Paso, Texas, U.S., for treatment, outside the General Hospital in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Paramedics move a patient infected with the coronavirus towards an ambulance to transport him to El Paso, Texas, U.S., for treatment, outside the General Hospital in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Paramedics move a patient infected with the coronavirus towards an ambulance to transport him to El Paso, Texas, U.S., for treatment, outside the General Hospital in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Monica Samudio, 46, whose husband Jorge Garcia, 51, died from COVID-19, is reflected in the window as she looks out of her new apartment, in Mexico City, Mexico April 29, 2020. Samudio said she moved from her previous home after feeling discriminated against when she and her husband contracted the disease. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Monica Samudio, 46, whose husband Jorge Garcia, 51, died from COVID-19, is reflected in the window as she looks out of her new apartment, in Mexico City, Mexico April 29, 2020. Samudio said she moved from her previous home after feeling discriminated...more

Monica Samudio, 46, whose husband Jorge Garcia, 51, died from COVID-19, is reflected in the window as she looks out of her new apartment, in Mexico City, Mexico April 29, 2020. Samudio said she moved from her previous home after feeling discriminated against when she and her husband contracted the disease. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Nogales Hospital doctor Javier Martinez eats outside his home while his family observes him, before returning to work, as he practices social distancing in order to prevent his family from getting infected with the coronavirus, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico April 25, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Nogales Hospital doctor Javier Martinez eats outside his home while his family observes him, before returning to work, as he practices social distancing in order to prevent his family from getting infected with the coronavirus, in Ciudad Juarez,...more

Nogales Hospital doctor Javier Martinez eats outside his home while his family observes him, before returning to work, as he practices social distancing in order to prevent his family from getting infected with the coronavirus, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico April 25, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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A health worker wearing protective suit transports a woman suspected of being infected with the coronavirus at Hospital General de Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A health worker wearing protective suit transports a woman suspected of being infected with the coronavirus at Hospital General de Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A health worker wearing protective suit transports a woman suspected of being infected with the coronavirus at Hospital General de Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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The marks of goggles and bandages are seen on a nurse's face after her shift inside the intensive care unit where patients with COVID-19 are treated at Juarez hospital, in Mexico City, Mexico April 29, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The marks of goggles and bandages are seen on a nurse's face after her shift inside the intensive care unit where patients with COVID-19 are treated at Juarez hospital, in Mexico City, Mexico April 29, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The marks of goggles and bandages are seen on a nurse's face after her shift inside the intensive care unit where patients with COVID-19 are treated at Juarez hospital, in Mexico City, Mexico April 29, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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Healthcare workers wearing protective suits transport a man suspected of being infected with the coronavirus in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Healthcare workers wearing protective suits transport a man suspected of being infected with the coronavirus in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Healthcare workers wearing protective suits transport a man suspected of being infected with the coronavirus in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Cristina Lopez holds the urn with the ashes of her brother Octavio Lopez, a nurse who worked at the General Hospital of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), and died of COVID-19, after his cremation in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Cristina Lopez holds the urn with the ashes of her brother Octavio Lopez, a nurse who worked at the General Hospital of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), and died of COVID-19, after his cremation in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 9, 2020....more

Cristina Lopez holds the urn with the ashes of her brother Octavio Lopez, a nurse who worked at the General Hospital of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), and died of COVID-19, after his cremation in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Karen Miranda, a nurse who works in the coronavirus intensive care unit at Juarez hospital, poses for a photograph with her son Santiago at her house, on the outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Karen Miranda, a nurse who works in the coronavirus intensive care unit at Juarez hospital, poses for a photograph with her son Santiago at her house, on the outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Karen Miranda, a nurse who works in the coronavirus intensive care unit at Juarez hospital, poses for a photograph with her son Santiago at her house, on the outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A woman reacts after being informed that her relative passed away of COVID-19 at the Regional General Hospital No. 2 of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), in Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

A woman reacts after being informed that her relative passed away of COVID-19 at the Regional General Hospital No. 2 of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), in Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

A woman reacts after being informed that her relative passed away of COVID-19 at the Regional General Hospital No. 2 of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), in Mexico City, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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Workers of a funeral parlor move a coffin containing the body of a person who died of COVID-19, at the Iztapalapa neighbourhood in Mexico City, Mexico April 30, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Workers of a funeral parlor move a coffin containing the body of a person who died of COVID-19, at the Iztapalapa neighbourhood in Mexico City, Mexico April 30, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Workers of a funeral parlor move a coffin containing the body of a person who died of COVID-19, at the Iztapalapa neighbourhood in Mexico City, Mexico April 30, 2020. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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America Denise Flores carries the urn with the ashes of her mother Felipa Jimenez, 68, who died due to the coronavirus, outside a crematorium in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

America Denise Flores carries the urn with the ashes of her mother Felipa Jimenez, 68, who died due to the coronavirus, outside a crematorium in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

America Denise Flores carries the urn with the ashes of her mother Felipa Jimenez, 68, who died due to the coronavirus, outside a crematorium in Mexico City, Mexico May 11, 2020. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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Relatives, friends, and colleagues say their last goodbyes to funeral cars outside a hospital after three nurses, all sisters, were found dead with signs of strangulation, in Torreon, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Francisco Rodriguez

Relatives, friends, and colleagues say their last goodbyes to funeral cars outside a hospital after three nurses, all sisters, were found dead with signs of strangulation, in Torreon, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Francisco Rodriguez

Relatives, friends, and colleagues say their last goodbyes to funeral cars outside a hospital after three nurses, all sisters, were found dead with signs of strangulation, in Torreon, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Francisco Rodriguez
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Funeral employees lay the body of a woman who died of COVID-19 on the ground, outside a Red Cross emergency department in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Funeral employees lay the body of a woman who died of COVID-19 on the ground, outside a Red Cross emergency department in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Funeral employees lay the body of a woman who died of COVID-19 on the ground, outside a Red Cross emergency department in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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A woman overcome with emotion is carried away from a funeral at Tijuana Municipal Cemetery No. 13, where victims of the coronavirus are being buried, in Tijuana, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler

A woman overcome with emotion is carried away from a funeral at Tijuana Municipal Cemetery No. 13, where victims of the coronavirus are being buried, in Tijuana, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler

A woman overcome with emotion is carried away from a funeral at Tijuana Municipal Cemetery No. 13, where victims of the coronavirus are being buried, in Tijuana, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler
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A funeral home worker holds a piece of tape reading "COVID-19" after removing it from a body bag and placing the body into a coffin, in Tijuana, Mexico May 5, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler

A funeral home worker holds a piece of tape reading "COVID-19" after removing it from a body bag and placing the body into a coffin, in Tijuana, Mexico May 5, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler

A funeral home worker holds a piece of tape reading "COVID-19" after removing it from a body bag and placing the body into a coffin, in Tijuana, Mexico May 5, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler
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Empty coffins are delivered to De La Cruz funeral home in Tijuana, Mexico May 5, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler

Empty coffins are delivered to De La Cruz funeral home in Tijuana, Mexico May 5, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler

Empty coffins are delivered to De La Cruz funeral home in Tijuana, Mexico May 5, 2020. REUTERS/Ariana Drehsler
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Rosa Leyva (R) and her nephew Viridiana wait for customers at her stall where she sells plastic flower arrangements and religious images, outside the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Rosa Leyva (R) and her nephew Viridiana wait for customers at her stall where she sells plastic flower arrangements and religious images, outside the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Rosa Leyva (R) and her nephew Viridiana wait for customers at her stall where she sells plastic flower arrangements and religious images, outside the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Healthcare workers prepare to enter the nursing house "Retirement House Luis Elizondo", where people have been infected by the coronavirus according to local media, in Guadalupe, on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico May 6, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Healthcare workers prepare to enter the nursing house "Retirement House Luis Elizondo", where people have been infected by the coronavirus according to local media, in Guadalupe, on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico May 6, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel...more

Healthcare workers prepare to enter the nursing house "Retirement House Luis Elizondo", where people have been infected by the coronavirus according to local media, in Guadalupe, on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico May 6, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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