Global  

France is latest nation to return to lockdown amid COVID surge

Video Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Duration: 02:12s - Published
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.


You Might Like


πŸ’‘ One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Emmanuel Macron Emmanuel Macron 25th President of the French Republic

WorldView: China responds to Pope Francis, France moves toward reopening, and more global headlines

China criticizes Pope Francis for his remarks on the country's treatment of the Uighur minority group. Continuous fighting in Ethiopia destabilizes the region...
CBS News
Coronavirus pandemic: France's Macron announces three-step reopening amid 'glimmer of hope' [Video]

Coronavirus pandemic: France's Macron announces three-step reopening amid 'glimmer of hope'

Credit: FRANCE 24 English    Duration: 02:02Published
COVID at Christmas: France to ease restrictions; Spain's rule of six and Germany's mini-amnesty [Video]

COVID at Christmas: France to ease restrictions; Spain's rule of six and Germany's mini-amnesty

President Emmanuel Macron has said France will start to ease its strict national lockdown with the reopening of shops. In Spain government is to propose a somewhat different Christmas and New Year celebrations. According to draft proposals authorties plan to limit gatherings to six people in total.

Credit: Euronews English    Duration: 03:11Published
REPLAY. France coronavirus pandemic: President Macron addresses the Nation before Christmas [Video]

REPLAY. France coronavirus pandemic: President Macron addresses the Nation before Christmas

Credit: FRANCE 24 English    Duration: 25:58Published

Coronavirus: French lockdown to ease after 'second peak passed'

Shops and cinemas will reopen and families will get to spend Christmas together, President Macron says.
BBC News

Coronavirus disease 2019 Coronavirus disease 2019 Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai tests positive for COVID-19; third minister in Kejriwal govt to get infected

Gopal Rai is the third minister in the Arvind Kejriwal government to have contracted the virus.
DNA

Covid: England's regional tiers to be set out

Most areas are expected to be put in the two toughest tiers of restrictions when the lockdown ends.
BBC News
COVID-19 test first thing for passengers arriving from Delhi, Gujarat at Pune Railway Station [Video]

COVID-19 test first thing for passengers arriving from Delhi, Gujarat at Pune Railway Station

COVID-19 tests are being done on passengers arriving from Delhi, Goa, Rajasthan and Gujarat at Pune Railway Station. A doctor said, "Passengers with high temperature are undergoing Rapid Antigen Test; if positive, being shifted to hospital. We are keeping record." The Maharashtra government on November 23 imposed restrictions on travellers who wish to come to the state from heavily coronavirus-afflicted states like Rajasthan, Delhi, Gujarat and Goa. The restrictions are imposed on both rail or air travellers. The travellers have to undergone an RT-PCR test.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:16Published

Related videos from verified sources

Johnson locks down England as UK COVID-19 cases pass 1 million [Video]

Johnson locks down England as UK COVID-19 cases pass 1 million

Non-essential shops must close and people will only be able to leave home for a short list of reasons.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:19Published
Coronavirus in Europe: Countries agree to coordinate response [Video]

Coronavirus in Europe: Countries agree to coordinate response

Leaders have agreed to pay for the transfer of patients across borders.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:34Published