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× Lieutenant-General Pornsak Poonsawad (front L), the 4th Region Commander, speaks to medical staff at the Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra Hospital to encourage them in the fight against the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on April 8, 2020. (Photo by Madaree TOHLALA / AFP)

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× A passenger wearing a face mask is seen in the counter at the Tianhe Airport after it was reopened today, in Wuhan in China's central Hubei province on April 8, 2020. - Thousands of Chinese travellers rushed to leave COVID-19 coronavirus-ravaged Wuhan on April 8 as authorities lifted a more than two-month prohibition on outbound travel from the city where the global pandemic first emerged. (Photo by Hector RETAMAL / AFP)

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× Lieutenant-General Pornsak Poonsawad (C), the 4th Region Commander, visits Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra Hospital to encourage the medical staff in the fight against the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on April 8, 2020. (Photo by Madaree TOHLALA / AFP)

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× Medical staff wait to check the temperature of people entering the Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra Hospital, as a preventive measure against the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on April 8, 2020. (Photo by Madaree TOHLALA / AFP)
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× Medical staff from Jilin Province (C) hug nurses from Wuhan after working together during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak during a ceremony before leaving as Tianhe Airport is reopened in Wuhan in China's central Hubei province on April 8, 2020. - Thousands of Chinese travellers rushed to leave COVID-19 coronavirus-ravaged Wuhan on April 8 as authorities lifted a more than two-month prohibition on outbound travel from the city where the global pandemic first emerged. (Photo by Hector RETAMAL / AFP)

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× Health workers wearing protective suits prepare to enter two apartment buildings in Kuala Lumpur on April 8, 2020, after they were cordoned off due to a number of cases of individuals with COVID-19 novel coronavirus at the premises. (Photo by Mohd RASFAN / AFP)

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× (FILES) In this file photo taken on April 6, 2020 Nicole Spuntarilli cuts Stefano Pinto's hair in his apartment as hair salons and barber shops are closed during the coronavirus outbreak in Miami Beach, Florida. - The economy may have slowed and normal life come to a standstill, but in the world of hair, a follicle free-for-all unencumbered by coronavirus has Americans asking one critical question -- to cut or not to cut? (Photo by JOE RAEDLE / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP)

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× A man, wearing a face mask as a preventive measure against the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, sells fruit at the Government Immigration Center in Bangkok on April 8, 2020. (Photo by Lillian SUWANRUMPHA / AFP)

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× Health workers wearing protective suits prepare to enter two apartment buildings in Kuala Lumpur on April 8, 2020, after they were cordoned off due to a number of cases of individuals with COVID-19 novel coronavirus at the premises. (Photo by Mohd RASFAN / AFP)

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× Passengers cross a street outside JR Osaka Station on the first day of a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak in Osaka on April 8, 2020. - Japan on April 7 declared a month-long state of emergency over a spike in coronavirus cases, ramping up efforts to contain infections but stopping short of the strict lockdowns seen in other parts of the world. (Photo by STR / JIJI PRESS / AFP) / Japan OUT

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× This picture taken early on April 8, 2020 shows the closest supermoon to the Earth, also known as a pink moon, behind the cross on a church in downtown Moscow. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP)

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× People cross a street during lunch time in Tokyo's Toranomon area on April 8, 2020, on the first day of the state of emergency. - Japan on April 7 declared a month-long state of emergency over a spike in coronavirus cases, ramping up efforts to contain infections but stopping short of the strict lockdowns seen in other parts of the world. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP)