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Australia says coronavirus restrictions to continue at least four more weeks

Reuters Thursday, 16 April 2020
Australia will keep in place restrictions implemented to curb the spread of the coronavirus for at least four more weeks, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday, despite signs that Canberra has been successful in slowing infection rates.
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