After Beirut Explosion, Lebanon Sees A Spike In Coronavirus Infections

Workers remove debris from a hospital that was heavily damaged in last month

Since the Aug. 4 blast, the number of COVID-19 cases has increased by some 220%, according to the International Rescue Committee. The country is also coping with damage to medical facilities.

(Image credit: Felipe Dana/AP)

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Ruth Sherlock
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