Tunisian hospitals struggling to cope with rise in coronavirus cases

Tunisian authorities have warned that hospitals are struggling to cope with an influx of Covid-19 patients and urged residents to respect anti-virus measures to avoid another lockdown.”If we don’t manage to flatten this curve, which is really going up, we risk being overwhelmed,” Dr Hechmi Louzir, spokesman of the scientific committee for the fight against Covid-19, told AFP.”The capacities of the Tunisian health system have not yet been saturated but we are starting to have some problems” in greater Tunis and the coastal city of Sousse, he said, warning of “a lack of human resources” in inten…

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