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Gulf's migrant workers left stranded and struggling by coronavirus outbreak

Reuters Tuesday, 14 April 2020
Charity workers are scouring the United Arab Emirates for empty buildings and Bahrain is repurposing closed schools to rehouse low income labourers from overcrowded accommodation, a hotspot for the coronavirus outbreak in the Gulf.
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