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Elephant Santas spread virus awareness among Thai children

Elephant Santas spread virus awareness among Thai children

Christmas and Thailand's love of elephants combined Wednesday when four of the giant creatures dressed as Santa turned up at a school just outside Bangkok, complete with huge coronavirus masks.

Bare-faced robbery: thieves steal 6,000 hygiene masks in Japan

Bare-faced robbery: thieves steal 6,000 hygiene masks in Japan

Thieves in Japan have made off with some 6,000 surgical masks from a hospital, with the country facing a mass shortage and a huge price hike online due to the coronavirus.