Mexico COVID-19 cases top 1,000, declares state of emergency (Video report)
A health emergency in Mexico, as Latin American countries step up measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic
Health officials in Mexico have declared a public health emergency as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases surges past 1,000.
Several countries across Latin America and the Caribbean are extending calls for people to stay in their homes.
Al Jazeera's Manuel Rapalo reports from Mexico City.