The COVID-19 pandemic could last for 2 years, according to US experts

'The idea that this is going to be done soon defies microbiology.' Image: REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Aylin Woodward


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Gun-carrying protesters have been a common sight at some demonstrations calling for coronavirus-related restrictions to be lifted. Image: Paul Sancya/AP
The outbreak won't end until 60% to 70% of the human population is immune to the virus. Image: CIDRAP
People arrive at Hankou Railway Station in Wuhan to take one of the first trains leaving the city in China's central Hubei province. Image: Noel Celis/AFP via Getty Images
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A commuter wears a mask while riding the New York City Subway as the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in the Manhattan borough of New York. Image: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

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