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The final game of the Euro 2020 football tournament, played in London, is over and the WHO has described the event as ‘devastating.’ While PM Boris Johnson is still planning to lift most restrictions in the UK, the number of cases has risen by up to 35,000 a day, after thousands of fans attended the game unmasked.
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