The New Paper

October 15, 2020

French President announces coronavirus-driven curfews

French President Emmanuel Macron announced coronavirus-driven curfews in several large cities (including Paris) following a recent increase in cases. The announcement comes amid a record increase in cases across Europe, with several countries (including the UK, Spain, France, and Italy) reporting a record volume of new cases in recent weeks. 

Extra: Here’s a visual guide to the ongoing outbreak.

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