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For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Friday marks World Children’s Day, which falls on November 20 every year. The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, or UNICEF, has highlighted the adverse impact of the coronavirus pandemic on children. Their access to critical health and social services has been disrupted.CGTN YouTube Channel
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