COVID infections soar as Delta variant tears through Asia-Pacific region

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The Delta variant of coronavirus is now spreading rapidly through the Asia-Pacific region.

The remote island nations that had remained isolated for much of last year are seeing COVID-19 cases rise.

The Pacific island nation of Fiji has seen a significant rise in daily cases in the past week, to more than 1,000 a day and a rising death toll.

Al Jazeera’s Tony Cheng reports.

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