Biden to ask Americans to wear masks for 100 days – BBC News

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    US President-elect Joe Biden has said he will ask Americans to wear masks for his first 100 days in office to curtail the spread of coronavirus.

    He told CNN he believed there would be a “significant reduction” in Covid-19 cases if every American wore a face covering.

    The US has recorded 14.1 million cases and 276,000 deaths from Covid-19 – the highest of any country in the world.

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