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Indonesia and other Southeast Asian nations have seen a rapid rise in infections, raising concerns that the region of over 650 million people could be the next hotbed. (Nikkei montage/Getty Images/AP) 
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Indonesia in 'worst' position as coronavirus attacks ASEAN bloc

Raincoats and cling wrap double as defenses in weak health systems

ERWIDA MAULIA and SHOTARO TANI, Nikkei staff writers | Indonesia

JAKARTA -- Evawangi, a doctor at a public hospital on the outskirts of Jakarta, grows more worried every day.

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