Hong Kong SAR locks down district for compulsory testing

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    In Hong Kong SAR, authorities say 90 percent of the samples collected from sewage pipes in one district have tested positive for the coronavirus. The district has been locked down and thousands of residents have been told to stay at home until their tests are cleared.

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