Bosnia: Sarajevo tightens COVID-19 restrictions as deaths spike

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    Bosnia has tightened COVID-19 restrictions in the capital Sarajevo, as it struggles with record numbers of deaths.

    The country is still waiting for vaccines to be delivered from COVAX, the vaccination scheme led by the World Health Organization.

    In Sarajevo, there has been a lack of social distancing and mask wearing.

    But with a rise in cases and deaths, the government announced stricter guidelines on Friday – with all cafes and restaurants now closed for two weeks.

    Al Jazeera’s Sara Khairat reports.

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