BREAKING: Northern Ireland lockdown extended to 5 March

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “BREAKING: Northern Ireland lockdown extended to 5 March” – below is their description.

    Lockdown has been extended in Northern Ireland to 5 March, following a meeting of the devolved government.

    First Minister Arlene Foster says the country’s efforts are “having a real effect” in reducing the spread of coronavirus but “our war and battle against COVID is not yet won”.

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