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US health system near breaking point as country records new Covid-19 death, hospitalizations high

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The US has recorded a new high for Covid-19 deaths, as 3,100 people died on Thursday and the nation is on track for a total of 500,000 deaths over the next weeks. President elect Joe Biden announced he will ask Americans to wear masks for 100 days when he takes office. “The soaring Covid-19 numbers are taking a huge toll on the country’s health system, with States running out of ICU beds and 911 ambulance system nearing breaking point”, FRANCE 24’s Kethevane Gorjestani reports from Washington.

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