A Year of the Pandemic: In Middle East, Coronavirus Compounds Conflict

March 07, 2021 10:36 PM
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March 11 marks a year since the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a global pandemic. The Middle East was one of the first regions to be hit outside China – and as Henry Ridgwell reports, the pandemic has exacerbated existing crises caused by conflict and forced migration.
Camera: Henry Ridgwell    Producers: Henry Ridgwell and Jon Spier