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Hundreds of millions under lockdown as WHO says young people 'not invincible'

France 24 Saturday, 21 March 2020
Hundreds of millions of people worldwide kicked off the weekend under a coronavirus lockdown, as the global death toll accelerated sharply and the World Health Organization warned the young they were "not invincible".
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The World Health Organisation has sent a message to young people that they are "not invincible" against the new coronavirus. Director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said figures from all over the world show a "significant proportion" of under-50s needing hospital treatment.

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