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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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Millions in England under new virus restrictions

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Millions in England under new virus restrictions Millions in England under new virus restrictions Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain About 28 million people in England, more than half the population, are now living under tough restrictions imposed on Saturday as the country battles a surge in coronavirus cases. The government of …

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UN calls Europe’s virus restrictions ‘absolutely necessary’

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UN calls Europe’s virus restrictions ‘absolutely necessary’ UN calls Europe’s virus restrictions ‘absolutely necessary’ A couple wearing face masks to protect against the spread of coronavirus walk past a kiosk advertising ice for sale alongside drinks and snacks in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. Spain has become the first …

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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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UK at ‘tipping point:’ England braces for more restrictions

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UK at ‘tipping point:’ England braces for more restrictions UK at ‘tipping point:’ England braces for more restrictions People attend an anti-lockdown protest outside the Senedd Cymru in Cardiff Bay, Wales, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. So far the U.K. has experienced Europe’s deadliest virus outbreak, with over 42,750 confirmed deaths. …

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France braces for wider Covid restrictions

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France braces for wider Covid restrictions France braces for wider Covid restrictions Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain France was preparing Thursday for tighter coronavirus restrictions in several major cities, two days after a maximum alert protocol went into force in Paris that included bar closures. The number of daily coronavirus infections …

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Belgium, Berlin, Frankfurt tighten virus restrictions

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Belgium, Berlin, Frankfurt tighten virus restrictions Belgium, Berlin, Frankfurt tighten virus restrictions Credit: CC0 Public Domain New curfews for bars and cafes, and tighter rules on social gatherings, were announced for Berlin, Frankfurt and across Belgium on Tuesday as authorities tackled virus spikes. From Friday, Belgians will be restricted to …

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NYC seeks to reinstate virus restrictions in some spots

NYC seeks to reinstate virus restrictions in some spots

NYC seeks to reinstate virus restrictions in some spots NYC seeks to reinstate virus restrictions in some spots Two young women walk with children during the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020, in the Borough Park neighborhood of New York. New York City’s mayor says he has asked …

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Iceland tightens restrictions after virus spike

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Iceland tightens restrictions after virus spike Iceland tightens restrictions after virus spike Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Iceland, up to now one of the countries to have fared better against the coronavirus, has announced a tightening of restrictions after a spike in new cases since the middle of last month. The …

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