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Peruvians fill streets as lockdown ends despite infections

Peruvians fill streets as lockdown ends despite infections

Peruvians fill streets as lockdown ends despite infections Peruvians fill streets as lockdown ends despite infections People wearing protective face masks walk on a pedestrian walkway in downtown Lima, Peru, Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Major cities in Peru including the capital, will begin allowing for public transportation and certain businesses …

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    UK city of Leicester sees lockdown tightened on virus spike

    UK city of Leicester sees lockdown tightened on virus spike

    UK city of Leicester sees lockdown tightened on virus spike UK city of Leicester sees lockdown tightened on virus spike A worker for Leicester City Council disinfects public toilets in Leicester, England, Monday June 29, 2020. The central England city of Leicester is waiting to find out if lockdown restrictions …

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      Germany extends coronavirus lockdown in hard-hit district

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      Germany extends coronavirus lockdown in hard-hit district Germany extends coronavirus lockdown in hard-hit district Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Germany’s North Rhine-Westphalia state on Monday extended a coronavirus lockdown on a district hit hard by an outbreak at a slaughterhouse, but lifted the restrictions on a neighbouring area. The districts of …

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        UK considers first local lockdown in COVID-19 pandemic

        UK considers first local lockdown in COVID-19 pandemic

        UK considers first local lockdown in COVID-19 pandemic UK considers first local lockdown in COVID-19 pandemic In this file photo dated April 17, 2020, showing nearly empty streets in Leicester to help curb the spread of the coronavirus. The English city of Leicester is reported Sunday June 28, 2020, to …

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          Sri Lanka lifts virus lockdown, says ‘no community spread’

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          Sri Lanka lifts virus lockdown, says ‘no community spread’ Sri Lanka lifts virus lockdown, says ‘no community spread’ Credit: CC0 Public Domain Sri Lanka’s nationwide lockdown was lifted Sunday after a selective curfew a month ago was reimposed during a surge in coronavirus infections, the country’s president said. The island …

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            Half a million in lockdown as Beijing fights new virus cluster

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            Half a million in lockdown as Beijing fights new virus cluster Half a million in lockdown as Beijing fights new virus cluster Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain China imposed a strict lockdown on nearly half a million people near the capital to contain a fresh coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, as authorities …

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              Germany’s new local lockdown is a warning, not a disaster

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              Germany’s new local lockdown is a warning, not a disaster Germany’s new local lockdown is a warning, not a disaster German authorities have had to take the difficult decision of reimposing a pandemic lockdown in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia after a resurgence of the coronavirus. This comes after the …

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                UK eases lockdown further as deaths, cases slow

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                UK eases lockdown further as deaths, cases slow UK eases lockdown further as deaths, cases slow Credit: CC0 Public Domain Britain recorded fewer than 1,000 daily confirmed cases of coronavirus on Monday and the daily death toll dropped to 15, as officials said restrictions for the most vulnerable would be …

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                  Saudi ends virus lockdown despite spike in infections

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                  Saudi ends virus lockdown despite spike in infections Saudi ends virus lockdown despite spike in infections Credit: CC0 Public Domain Saudi Arabia on Sunday ended a nationwide coronavirus curfew and lifted restrictions on businesses, including hair salons and cinemas, after three months of stringent curbs, despite a spike in infections. …

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