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Covid-19 health workers faced over 400 acts of violence in 2020, report finds

Insults, beatings, arrests – health workers battling the coronavirus were subjected to more than 400 acts of violence related to Covid-19 worldwide in 2020, according to a report published on Tuesday by a health NGO.The Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition unveiled an interactive map that shows 1,172 violent acts and attacks occurred against health workers or facilities last year, “a minimum estimate”, according to the NGO.More than a third (412) of the acts are directly related to Covid…


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