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Coronavirus

Hong Kong hospital staffers to strike over virus fears

Union wants complete shutdown of border with China

Staffers at a Hong Kong hospital transport a patient suspected of contracting the novel coronavirus.   © Reuters

HONG KONG -- Hospital workers here have decided to go on strike starting Monday to pressure the city into sealing the border with mainland China as a step against the deadly new coronavirus.

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