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Puerto Rico extends coronavirus curfew, reopens more places

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Puerto Rico extends coronavirus curfew, reopens more places Puerto Rico extends coronavirus curfew, reopens more places Credit: CC0 Public Domain Puerto Rico’s governor has extended a coronavirus curfew for three more weeks, marking the longest such curfew in any U.S. jurisdiction even as she authorized the re-openings of certain businesses …

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    Saudi Arabia to end virus curfew from June 21

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    Saudi Arabia to end virus curfew from June 21 Saudi Arabia to end virus curfew from June 21 Credit: CC0 Public Domain Saudi Arabia will end its nationwide coronavirus curfew from June 21, except in the holy city of Mecca, the interior ministry said Tuesday, after more than two months …

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      Turkey orders four-day curfew in major cities

      Turkey orders four-day curfew in major cities 1

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced a four-day lockdown from Thursday in Istanbul and 30 other major cities as part of measures to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus. “We are planning to implement confinement between April 23-26 in 31 cities,” Erdogan said Monday in …

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        Tunisia extends curfew, promises easing from early May

        Tunisia extends curfew, promises easing from early May 2

        Credit: CC0 Public Domain Tunisia’s Prime Minister Elyes Fakhfakh has announced that a lockdown to fight the spread of coronavirus will be extended to May 3 before it is progressively eased. The situation will “soon be mastered”, Fakhfakh declared in a televised interview late Sunday, saying this would allow for …

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          Egypt extends night-time curfew in fight against virus

          Egypt extends night-time curfew in fight against virus 3

          Egypt will extend a nationwide night-time curfew by a further two weeks in a bid to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said on Wednesday. He told a news conference the measure would be enforced from 8:00 pm (1800 GMT) to 6:00 am and run until …

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            Jordan to use drones, cameras to monitor curfew

            Jordan to use drones, cameras to monitor curfew 4

            Jordan said it is to use drones and surveillance cameras to monitor compliance with a nationwide curfew imposed to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. “The armed forces and security services will ensure the curfew is being respected by using modern technology such as drones and surveillance cameras,” the …

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              Saudi Arabia imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew over coronavirus

              Saudi Arabia imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew over coronavirus 5

              Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has announced a nationwide dusk-to-dawn curfew from Monday in a bid to limit the spread of the new coronavirus, the latest in a series of restrictions. The curfew—from 7 pm until 6 am—will be imposed for 21 days, the official Saudi Press Agency reported, citing a …

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                India holds one-day curfew to test coronavirus defences

                India holds one-day curfew to test coronavirus defences 6

                Millions of Indians went into lockdown Sunday as the country brought most of its vast railway network to a halt in a bid to slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Most domestic flights were grounded and shops shut their doors for the 14-hour curfew that is designed to test …

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