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Iran announces its virus death toll passes 30,000

Iran announces its virus death toll passes 30,000

Iran announces its virus death toll passes 30,000 Iran announces its virus death toll passes 30,000 In this Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, photo provided by the Iranian Health Ministry, medics tend to a COVID-19 patient at the Shohadaye Tajrish Hospital in Tehran, Iran. Iran is confronting a new surge of …

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Dutch government announces new restrictions to rein in virus

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Dutch government announces new restrictions to rein in virus Dutch government announces new restrictions to rein in virus Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The Dutch government introduced new nationwide restrictions Monday aimed at tackling the swift spread of coronavirus infections that is sweeping across the country, including banning supporters from professional …

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Canadian province announces new COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings

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Canadian province announces new COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings Canadian province announces new COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings Credit: CC0 Public Domain The Quebec government on Sunday announced new restrictions on gatherings in order to prevent a second wave of COVID-19 infections. The number of people allowed in “rented halls, places of …

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Moscow announces advanced trials for new COVID-19 vaccine

Moscow announces advanced trials for new COVID-19 vaccine

Moscow announces advanced trials for new COVID-19 vaccine Moscow announces advanced trials for new COVID-19 vaccine In this handout photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, and provided by Russian Direct Investment Fund, a new vaccine is on display at the Nikolai Gamaleya National Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology in …

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Trump announces sixth vaccine contract, for 100 mn doses

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Trump announces sixth vaccine contract, for 100 mn doses Trump announces sixth vaccine contract, for 100 mn doses Credit: CC0 Public Domain President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced a $1.5 billion contract with US biotech company Moderna for 100 million doses of an eventual coronavirus vaccine, the sixth such deal …

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Ireland announces local lockdowns as virus cases rise

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Ireland announces local lockdowns as virus cases rise Ireland announces local lockdowns as virus cases rise Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Ireland on Friday announced new localised lockdown measures in three counties following an increase in coronavirus cases. The counties of Kildare, Laois and Offaly, to the west of Dublin, will …

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US announces clinical trial of antibody treatment for COVID-19

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US announces clinical trial of antibody treatment for COVID-19 US announces clinical trial of antibody treatment for COVID-19 Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The US has begun late stage clinical trials into a drug formulated to fight COVID-19, officials said Tuesday. The medicine is an antibody against the new coronavirus called …

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US announces free COVID-19 testing in three southern hotspots

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US announces free COVID-19 testing in three southern hotspots US announces free COVID-19 testing in three southern hotspots This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML …

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Russia announces virus deaths exceed 10,000

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Russia announces virus deaths exceed 10,000 Russia announces virus deaths exceed 10,000 Credit: CC0 Public Domain Russia on Saturday said that it recorded more than 10,000 deaths from the coronavirus pandemic, a toll that is still far lower than in other countries with major outbreaks. The number of deaths has …

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India announces major easing of coronavirus lockdown

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India announces major easing of coronavirus lockdown India announces major easing of coronavirus lockdown Credit: CC0 Public Domain India said Saturday it would begin a major relaxation of the world’s biggest coronavirus lockdown from early June, even as the country saw another record rise in confirmed infections. Efforts to contain …

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