‘We’re falling apart’: Tunisia turns to private clinics as hospitals succumb to Covid-19 wave

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Tunisia is experiencing the worst wave of Covid-19 infections since the start of the pandemic, with more than 100 people dying from the virus every day. With public hospitals overcrowded and under-resourced, the government wants private clinics to shoulder a greater share of the burden. But the question of who will pay the bill remains unanswered. Claire Paccalin, Karim Yahiaoui and Mohamed Farhat of Jowharreport from the capital Tunis.