Coronavirus pandemic: Australia to reopen door to citizens returning from India

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    #Australia will lift a #ban on its citizens returning from #Covid-ravaged #India in a week, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday, as state officials reported that an outbreak in Sydney appeared to be contained. FRANCE 24’s Richelle Harrisson Plesse tells us more.

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