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New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days

New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days

New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days Medical staff takes a COVID-19 test at a coronavirus test center in Cologne, Germany, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. The city exceeded the important warning level of 50 new infections per …

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Weekly infections explode in Europe

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Weekly infections explode in Europe Weekly infections explode in Europe Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The number of coronavirus infections has continued to explode over the past week in Europe, but has declined in Latin America, the Middle East and Asia. A weekly roundup from AFP’s specialised database: Explosion in Europe …

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Fastest-ever growth in global virus cases as Europe tightens screws

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Fastest-ever growth in global virus cases as Europe tightens screws Fastest-ever growth in global virus cases as Europe tightens screws Credit: CC0 Public Domain Fresh restrictions loomed for millions of Europeans at the weekend after the highest-ever worldwide number of coronavirus infections in a single day, while pharma giant Pfizer …

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Virus at ‘turning point’ in Europe, hitting at-risk groups

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Virus at ‘turning point’ in Europe, hitting at-risk groups Virus at ‘turning point’ in Europe, hitting at-risk groups A man wearing a face mask walks past the London Eye on Westminster Bridge in London, Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. The British government is sticking to its strategy of tiered, regional restrictions …

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Europe at ‘turning point’ vs. COVID

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Europe at ‘turning point’ vs. COVID Europe at ‘turning point’ vs. COVID Bertrand Levrat, General Director of Geneva Hospitals speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Nadine Achoui-Lesage) As coronavirus sweeps across Europe, the head of the biggest hospital in Switzerland, …

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German, Czech, Italian virus records deepen Europe worries

German, Czech, Italian virus records deepen Europe worries German, Czech, Italian virus records deepen Europe worries People dine at a restaurant as France’s President Emmanuel Macron gives an address on television, in Saint jean de Luz, southwestern France, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. Macron’s office says France will restore a state …

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Paris goes under curfew as Europe ramps up virus restrictions

Paris goes under curfew as Europe ramps up virus restrictions Paris goes under curfew as Europe ramps up virus restrictions The clock is ticking for France to get the coronavirus pandemic under control France on Wednesday became the latest European country to toughen anti-coronavirus measures, imposing a curfew in Paris …

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Coronavirus cases surge in Europe and Latin America

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Coronavirus cases surge in Europe and Latin America Coronavirus cases surge in Europe and Latin America Credit: CC0 Public Domain Germany and Poland enforced new restrictions to fight the coronavirus Saturday, as the number of cases surged in Europe and breached 10 million in Latin America and the Caribbean. Bars …

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Czechs mull lockdown amid fastest virus spike in Europe

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Czechs mull lockdown amid fastest virus spike in Europe Czechs mull lockdown amid fastest virus spike in Europe Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain The Czech Republic was facing the prospect of a lockdown as the growth in COVID-19 cases in the EU member reached a fourth straight daily record, according to …

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