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Romania to Send Covid Patients Abroad With Hospitals Full

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Romania is preparing to send Covid-19 patients abroad as its hospitals are overrun by the worst surge in infections since the pandemic erupted.

The country, where vaccinations trail only Bulgaria within the European Union, is in talks with neighboring Hungary and others to facilitate transfers under safe conditions, Deputy Interior Minister Raed Arafat said Friday.