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Joe Biden’s administration: A turning point in US battle against Covid-19?

A sign on display in Washington, D.C. on January 22, 2021.
A sign on display in Washington, D.C. on January 22, 2021. © France 24

US President Joe Biden has promised a "full-scale, war-time effort" to defeat Covid-19 as the country's death toll climbs above 400,000. FRANCE 24 spoke to residents of Washington, D.C. to find out if they think the new administration's measures will prove a turning point.