efe-epaBy Lorena Canto Havana

A middle-aged Cuban woman, let's call her Belkis, arrives at a former campground converted into a quarantine area for people suspected of having Covid-19, where she was sent after a neighbor she chatted with three days earlier tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Before the end of her first day at the site, Belkis will begin a drug regimen designed to bolster her immune system.