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Is tropical Asia relatively immune to Covid-19?

JAKARTA – When Maritime Affairs and Investment Coordinating Minister Luhut Panjaitan recently raised the much-debated issue of whether a tropical climate may be Indonesia’s best defense against the fast-spreading coronavirus, critics of the government’s response predictably rolled their eyes. The problem for Panjaitan, President Joko Widodo’s senior adviser on almost everything, is that all attention […]