Thousands of lives could have been saved 'if Britain imposed lockdown a WEEK earlier'

Sir Ian Boyd, a member of Number 10's SAGE panel, admitted 'it would have made quite a big difference' if ministers acted sooner to fight the outbreak.
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The Dutch government on Wednesday ordered mink culled at nine farms where animals have been infected with the coronavirus, fearing they could form a reservoir of disease infecting humans after the country's current outbreak has passed.
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One of Sweden’s top health officials has defended that country’s response to the coronavirus pandemic
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With a digital tracing system in place to try and catch outbreaks early, restaurants can welcome diners again and schools are ramping back up.
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Black Americans are fighting against two distinct yet interlaced enemies this week: institutionalized racism and a pandemic that is disproportionately infecting and killing them. The protests that have rocked cities from coast to coast over the past few days were, in the immediate sense, sparked by the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man. And police brutality has been the central theme of the demonstrations. But the protests are also being fueled by the fact that black communities have been devastated by the deadly pathogen working its way across America. While black people make up only about 1...
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Police officers on the Navajo Nation are fearing for their lives during COVID-19 pandemic. Here's one officer's story.
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