“People do not know, but we follow sanitary protocols to handle this contingency. And it's not fair that this is happening to us” Sandra Arellano, a nurse from IMSS, said in an interview on April 7, 2020 in San Luis potosi, Mexico. Sandra was attacked by a woman after her kids also verbally attacked her fearing COVID-19 outside a convenience store, during the attack Sandra got injured on her right hand fingers. In recent weeks, attacks on health personnel have been escalating, in number and intensity in Mexico.
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