In France, study shows virus hit African immigrants hardest

In this file photo dated Thursday, April 2, 2020, a man takes a rest in the "Aurore" center for homeless and migrant people in Paris, amid the coronavirus lockdown. A breakthrough study released Tuesday July 7, 2020, from the French government's statistics agency INSEE, shows that death rates doubled among immigrants from sub-Saharan Africa, even tripling in the Paris region, at the height of France's coronavirus outbreak, exposing the pandemic's punishing impact on Black, migrant and other syst





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