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Forced out: HK ‘McRefugees’ amid 3rd wave of Covid-19

Forced out: HK ‘McRefugees’ amid 3rd wave of Covid-19

‘McRefugees’ lose restaurant shelter as Hong Kong battles third wave of Covid-19 cases

As Hong Kong struggles to contain a third wave of Covid-19 infections, the government has ordered restaurants to close their dining areas and only offer takeaway services. The measure has forced hundreds of people who sleep overnight at 24-hour McDonald’s branches, so-called McRefugees, out onto the city’s streets.