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Around 9% of Guinea-Bissau health workers have been infected with COVID-19

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More than 170 of Guinea-Bissau's 2,000 health workers have contracted COVID-19, a World Health Organization expert said on Tuesday, warning that hospitals were close to being overwhelmed.
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