99-year-old WWII veteran wins another battle – Coronavirus

BRASÍLIA (AFP) – A 99-year-old World War II veteran in Brazil was released from hospital with military honours on Tuesday after recovering from the coronavirus. Second Lieutenant Ermando Piveta, who served in the Brazilian artillery in Africa during the Second World War, was brought out of Brasilia’s Armed Forces Hospital to trumpet music and applause. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin