One hundred Italian doctors have died of virus: medics

By AFP

One hundred Italian doctors have died of the novel coronavirus since the pandemic reached the Mediterranean country in February.

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One hundred Italian doctors have died of the novel coronavirus since the pandemic reached the Mediterranean country in February, Italy's FNOMCeO health association said on Thursday.

"The number of doctors who have died because of COVID-19 is 100 perhaps even 101 at the moment, unfortunately," a FNOMCeO spokesman told AFP.