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Coronavirus: Latest on COVID-19 from around the world

Coronavirus: Latest on COVID-19 from around the world

Almost 18 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally, and 685,000 have now died. Nearly 300,000 people were reported infected in the past 24 hours and 6400 dead. Here are the latest developments from around the world. Europe Ireland Ireland's chief medical officer on Saturday described a recent spike…

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Coronavirus latest: More troops head to Melbourne as Covid-19 cases surge

Coronavirus latest: More troops head to Melbourne as Covid-19 cases surge

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Coronavirus in Victoria: Melbourne hotel security guard positive

Coronavirus in Victoria: Melbourne hotel security guard positive

A security guard working at a Melbourne hotel guarding asylum seekers has tested positive for COVID-19, raising “terrifying” fears of outbreak mess in the state.Detainees have posted images of cleaners in protective clothing conducting a deep clean of the Manta accommodation facility in the suburb of Preston overnight.It follows the spread of coronavirus through multiple…

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Coronavirus: What’s happening around the world on Thursday | CBC News

Coronavirus: What’s happening around the world on Thursday | CBC News

The United States confirmed more than 58,000 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, the biggest increase ever reported by a country in a single day. Here's what's happening in the U.S. and around the world.Health-care workers test patients at the COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in St. Petersburg, Florida. The U.S. reported more than 58,000 new COVID-19 cases…

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Coronavirus Australia live updates: Sewage tested for COVID-19 traces

Coronavirus Australia live updates: Sewage tested for COVID-19 traces

LIVE Last updated July 9, 2020 10:19AM AEST Experts have warned New South Wales could be tipped back into lockdown if it fails to stem coronavirus cases arriving from Victoria. Epidemiologist and World Health Organisation advisor Mary-Louise McLaws said there was a “magic number” of active cases that would see health authorities in NSW too…

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Coronavirus Australia live updates: NSW border permit site ‘crashing’

Coronavirus Australia live updates: NSW border permit site ‘crashing’

LIVE Last updated July 8, 2020 9:38AM AEST The Victorian government has accused of allowing a “catastrophic bungle” to unfold in the state. “How could you blame Victorians yesterday for the outbreak when it was your government’s decision to employ an incompetent private security force to guard those in quarantine?” Today host Karl Stefanovic asked…

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