How Russian medics deal with the COVID Delta variant

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    RT’s Anton Krasovsky continues his documentary series ‘Epidemic’, and reports on how healthcare workers are coping with the coronavirus in Russia now the Delta variant is spreading rapidly across the country, with the latest strain accounting for over 90% of new cases.

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