Pandemic forces "Clowns Without Borders" group to switch focus

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A group that normally performs for children in conflict zones is stuck in Sweden because of corona and performing its clown show for refugees here instead.

The group Clowns Without Borders is made up of 15 local chapters. The Swedish one most recently performed in a refugee camp in Nigeria. But now due to the pandemic they are staying inside Sweden's borders, mostly to avoid spreading the disease themselves, Swedish Radio's culture department reports.

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