Border divides, and unites, Swedish twins separated by coronavirus

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    They haven’t been allowed to have each other over to their homes for a year now because of #Covid. So come rain or shine, two 73-year-old Swedish twins have met every Saturday, each on their side of the border, on a bridge that links #Norway and #Sweden. Sweden on Thursday announced it had recorded over one million cases of Covid-19, nearly a tenth of the population, as the Nordic nation struggles to rein in a third wave of the virus.

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