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United Kingdom

Ryan McNeill

RPT-SPECIAL REPORT-Into the fog: How Britain lost track of the coronavirus

01 Jul 2020

By Stephen Grey, Andrew MacAskill, Ryan McNeill, Steve Stecklow and Tommy Wilkes

Special Report: Into the fog - How Britain lost track of the coronavirus

29 Jun 2020

By Stephen Grey, Andrew MacAskill, Ryan McNeill, Steve Stecklow and Tommy Wilkes

UK rejects calls to publish detailed data of care-home deaths from COVID-19

13 May 2020

LONDON Campaigners for the welfare of elderly people and their relatives are calling on the UK government to be more transparent after authorities declined to disclose the number of COVID-19 deaths in individual care homes.

Exclusive: UK coronavirus outbreak kills at least 20,000 in care homes - Reuters calculation

13 May 2020

LONDON At least 20,000 people have died in care homes in England and Wales as a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic, according to Reuters calculations based on official data.

Exclusive: Virus exposes gaping holes in Africa’s health systems

07 May 2020

NAIROBI African nations are facing a surge of COVID-19 cases with less than one intensive care bed and one ventilator per 100,000 people, a Reuters survey has found. | Video

Trump holds support of political base in virus-prone states

08 Apr 2020

Earl Kerr, a 57-year-old electrical contractor in Jacksonville, Florida, says he fears for his 80-year-old mother, who entered an assisted living facility just before the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States. And he says he worries that the tanking economy will sink his small business.

As pandemic rages, U.S. immigrants detained in areas with few hospitals

03 Apr 2020

BASILE, Louisiana U.S. immigration officials say they have a plan if detention centers get hit with coronavirus outbreaks: They will transfer detainees with serious symptoms to hospitals with "expertise in high risk care."

Special Report: How jihadists struck gold in Africa's Sahel

22 Nov 2019

OUAGADOUGOU People around Pama, a West African town on the edge of vast forested conservation areas, had long been forbidden by their government to dig for gold in the reserves, to protect antelope, buffalo and elephants. | Video

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