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    After a year of successfully containing the coronavirus, authorities in Thailand are now struggling to control a surge in infections.

    The latest clusters of concern are in camps around Bangkok where thousands of construction workers live.

    South-East Asia Correspondent Mazoe Ford says the latest outbreaks began in the busy nightclub district.

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