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Prefecture and commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

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Lyon: Prefecture and commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Lyon or Lyons is the third-largest city and second-largest urban area of France. It is located at the confluence of the rivers Rhône and Saône, about 470 km (292 mi) south of Paris, 320 km (199 mi) north of Marseille and 56 km (35 mi) northeast of Saint-Étienne. Inhabitants of the city are called Lyonnais.

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Could a machine diagnose COVID-19 in seconds? [Video]

Could a machine diagnose COVID-19 in seconds?

A hospital in the southern French city of Lyon is testing patients with a new machine that enables them to breathe into a tube to see whether they have COVID-19 in a matter of seconds. Emer McCarthy..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:38Published
Europe’s cities should take lead on environmental change, says Lyon’s first Green mayor [Video]

Europe’s cities should take lead on environmental change, says Lyon’s first Green mayor

Grégory Doucet was at the head of a green wave in France’s recent local elections, becoming mayor of the country’s third largest city. Now he says like-minded mayors in other countries should join..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 08:01Published
Sebastião Salgado: world-famous photographer's Genesis exhibition comes to Lyon [Video]

Sebastião Salgado: world-famous photographer's Genesis exhibition comes to Lyon

Sebastião Salgado: world-famous photographer's Genesis exhibition comes to Lyon

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 04:00Published
French stadiums to allow fans in from July 11 - government [Video]

French stadiums to allow fans in from July 11 - government

French government say that stadiums can re-open to fans on July 11

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:40Published

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