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Hours-long testing queues as coronavirus hits Victorian town of Shepparton

SBS Wednesday, 14 October 2020
Australian Defence Force members are on the ground in regional Victoria for a testing blitz after a Melbourne truck driver spread a new COVID-19 cluster, but with hours-long queues, there are reports some people have been turned away.
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Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 02:54Published
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