Costa Rica: At least 19 people killed by alcohol in Costa Rica

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San José (AFP) At least 19 people have died in Costa Rica following the consumption of sweetened alcohol. A total of 34 people had suffered since the beginning of June, a methanol poisoning, said the Ministry of Health of the Central American country on Saturday. 14 men and five women died of it. Most of them were reportedly homeless and alcoholics.

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