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Seniors line up for free mask distributed by a shop. There is a citywide shortage of surgical mask in Hong Kong.
Coronavirus outbreak, China - 31 Jan 2020
Mandatory Credit: Photo by Kevin On Man Lee/Penta Press/REX/Shutterstock (10544698g) Seniors line up for free mask distributed by a shop. There is a citywide shortage of surgical mask in Hong Kong. Coronavirus outbreak, China - 31 Jan 2020
Opinion by Dr Marc Gronwald and Dr Xin Jin

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