PH gov't urged to send healthcare workers to Mindanao amid rising COVID-19 cases

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Posted at Jun 09 2021 11:15 PM

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The southern Philippine island of Mindanao is in urgent need of more medical workers as it grapples with rising COVID-19 infections. 

Among the worst-hit areas is President Rodrigo Duterte's hometown, Davao City.

Health officials, however, object to it being called a new COVID-19 epicenter. - The World Tonight, ANC, June 9, 2021