Filipino healthcare workers demand an end to unpaid benefits amid Covid-19 crisis | The World

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Medical staff have been protesting in the Philippines capital, demanding that they be paid overdue risk allowances after months of working in hospitals which are struggling to cope with the surge in coronavirus infections. Yvonne Yong reports.

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