Emmanuel Macron reintroduces French lockdown to control coronavirus

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    France will go back into a national lockdown for almost five weeks from Friday, President Emmanuel Macron has announced. French residents will not be allowed to leave their home except for essential reasons, such as work, exercise or food shopping. Schools will remain open but travel between regions will now be banned. Bars and restaurants will also close, as will all non-essential businesses. The new measures will be reviewed on December 1. For the full story, click here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/coronavirus-news-uk-covid-deaths-cases-lockdown-tier-vaccine/ Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH

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    Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron is a French politician who has been President of France and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra since 14 May 2017. In the legislative elections a month later, Macron’s party, renamed “La République En Marche!” (LREM), secured a majority in the National Assembly. At the age of 39, Macron became the youngest president in French history.

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