Mexico City Healthcare Workers Block Roads in Protest Demanding PPE

In Mexico City, healthcare workers blocked main roads Wednesday, demanding the government provides them with personal protective equipment amid the ongoing pandemic.

Susana Ballesteros: “We are asked to reuse our uniforms that we should use cotton, to wash or reuse our N95 masks, after several of my colleagues have become infected and even died. They have even died.

So we want the authorities to listen to us. We want equipment to be able to work.”

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.