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15 May, 2020 22:29

First child dies from new COVID-19-linked illness

Rick Sanchez discusses the growing alarm over a new COVID-19-linked syndrome affecting children in the US and across Europe. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is officially issuing a health advisory to thousands of doctors about the disease, and a nine-year-old French boy has just died of the illness. RT America's Trinity Chavez reports the details of the growing threat and its symptoms, which resemble Kawasaki disease. Then MD and medical journalist Dr. Bob Arnot joins to share his expertise. RT America's Michele Greenstein reports from the global coronavirus update desk. RT's Yulia Shapovalova joins to discuss Russia's surprisingly low COVID-19 death rate. Plus, RT America's Steve Christakos reports on the return of boxing legend Mike Tyson.