Taiwan had initially contained the pandemic, but then faced a surge in cases. Photo: AP
Taiwan had initially contained the pandemic, but then faced a surge in cases. Photo: AP

Taiwan admits Covid-19 failures after victims’ families file compensation claims

  • Law suit from 12 families accuses authorities of being underprepared despite having more than a year with hardly any cases to prepare for a surge in cases
  • Central Epidemic Command Centre admits there were not enough tests when the virus started to sweep through the island

Topic |   Coronavirus Taiwan
Taiwan had initially contained the pandemic, but then faced a surge in cases. Photo: AP
Taiwan had initially contained the pandemic, but then faced a surge in cases. Photo: AP
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