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France is latest nation to return to lockdown amid COVID surge

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France is latest nation to return to lockdown amid COVID surge

France is latest nation to return to lockdown amid COVID surge

The new lockdown announced by French President Emmanuel Macron will begin Friday and last until December 1.


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