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Coronavirus Infection Reaches Governments

Political leaders across the globe are contending with big changes as they try to adapt to coronavirus infiltration within their ranks. The very nature of politics includes shaking hands, travel, and meetings with groups both large and small, all working against the social distancing advised by health workers. Many world leaders and legislators are in their 70s and 80s placing them...

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President Trump to Block Travel from Europe to the U.S., Offers Aid to Workers and Small Businesses Impacted by Global Coronavirus Pandemic

U.S. President Donald Trump said this evening, just a few hours after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, that travel from Europe to the United States will not be permitted for 30 days beginning Friday, March 13th at midnight. He said that the restrictions apply to people not trade and promised to help workers and small businesses...

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France COVID-19 Death Toll Increases to 19

Image credit: Eugene Dorosh via Pexels Nineteen people in France, all older and with pre-existing conditions, died after contracting the coronavirus.  More than 1,000 infections have been reported by the French health authorities. French President Emmanuel Macron held an unplanned meeting on Sunday to examine the response the spread of the outbreak.  Already at a level 2...

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How is France Preparing to Deal With Coronavirus?

With the novel coronavirus seeming more and more like an impending epidemic in France, French officials have started implementing procedures to contain the spread of the virus. Procedures include a ban on large public gatherings exceeding 5,000 people and a requisition of face-masks in order to distribute them to those who need to wear the masks.

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