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Belgians facing harsh reality of coronavirus crisis

A picture taken on March 14, 2020 shows the deserted Westland shopping center in Brussels, on March 14, 2020, amid the outbreak of COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus. (Photo by AFP)

Jerome Hughes

Press TV, Brussels

Since a national state of emergency was declared on Friday night by Belgium's federal government, most people are staying home. Schools have been closed and people are asked to work from home if possible. Belgium's most famous landmarks, including the Grand Place in Brussels, are normally bustling, but all that has changed.

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