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Idlib struggles to get lifesaving aid amid COVID spike

Clip: 10/20/2021 | 6m 4s | Video has closed captioning.

Government shelling killed a dozen people in Syria’s northwest Idlib province Wednesday. Idlib is the final stronghold for rebels still fighting the Assad regime. But the province is also under attack from a different threat — its most severe wave of COVID-19. The delta variant is hitting hospitals already weakened by war. Nick Schifrin reports.

Aired: 10/20/21

Rating: NR

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