Red Cross warns of COVID-19 fuelling discrimination in Asia – Reports

Red Cross warns of COVID-19 fuelling discrimination in Asia

A new survey has found that nearly one in two people in Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar and Pakistan blame specific groups for spreading COVID-19, including migrants.

Released on Thursday, the study by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said 49 percent of the almost 5,000 people surveyed think a particular group is responsible for the spread of the new coronavirus, with many mentioning Chinese people, immigrants and foreigners. 

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