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South African health workers sue government over medical supplies

South African healthcare workers confront police and the government over a shortage of equipment to protect them from the coronavirus.

Medics in South Africa are taking the government to court over a lack of personal protective equipment.

Tens of thousands of health workers say shortages are putting them at risk.

Al Jazeera’s Fahmida Miller has more from Johannesburg.