Ugandan hospital, Somali town washed away by East Africa floods

NAIROBI/KAMPALA (Reuters) – Flooding washed away roads, bridges and a hospital in Uganda and an entire small town in Somalia as torrential rain across East Africa compounded problems for governments struggling to respond to the new coronavirus. Hundreds of people have been killed by floodwaters in Kenya, Uganda, Somalia, Rwanda and Ethiopia which have also […]

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Italy races to contain coronavirus outbreak as cases rise over 100

MILAN (Reuters) – Italy scrambled on Sunday to contain the biggest outbreak of coronavirus in Europe, shutting off the worst affected towns and cancelling a string of public events as the number of those infected jumped above 100. People queue at a supermarket outside the town of Casalpusterlengo, which has been closed by the Italian […]

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