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Hong Kong leader increases funds to tackle coronavirus

Reuters Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday increased a relief fund to tackle the impact of the coronavirus outbreak as she urged residents to accept the government's quarantine plans for returning passengers from a cruise ship stranded in Japan.
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