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More than 1,000 queue for food in rich Geneva amid virus shutdown

Reuters Saturday, 9 May 2020
More than 1,000 people queued up on Saturday to get free food parcels in Geneva, underscoring the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on the working poor and undocumented immigrants even in wealthy Switzerland.
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