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World coronavirus dispatch: The US' triple whammy and the Rohingya timebomb

From unemployment and hurricanes threatening to make US problems worse to a crisis brewing at Rohingya camps and the British Queen's address, read these and more in today's international dispatch

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Coronavirus | Lockdown

Yuvraj Malik 



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File photo: Medical personnel help each other suit up at a federal COVID-19 drive-thru testing site

The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 has crossed 1 million globally. The US now has more cases — at least 245,573 — than anywhere in the world and over 6,000 fatalities. Spain reported 950 new deaths yesterday, while Russia has extended stay-at-home measures in the country as the virus’ spread accelerates.

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First Published: Sat, April 04 2020. 09:26 IST

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