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Tens of thousands of people in Australia protest in solidarity with Black Lives Matter demonstrators in the United States. Even though the Australian prime minister advised against attending the marches on Saturday for fear of new COVID-19 outbreaks, huge crowds turned out in multiple cities, calling for an end to systemic racism and Aboriginal deaths in police custody. #BlackLivesMatter #GeorgeFloyd

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Biden administration struggles to explain treatment of Haitian migrants in Texas | ABC News
  • Confused About Masking? It’s Time to Get Tactical
  • Protest Breaks Out at NYC Restaurant Over Alleged Racist Incident
  • Bolsonaro Defends Brazil’s Handling of Covid Pandemic at UN
  • Brazil’s health minister shakes hands with Boris Johnson before testing positive for Covid
  • In This Story: United States

    The United States is a country also known as the United States of America, USA, US or just America. There are fifty states in the union, which is a federal republic ruled by a representative democracy. Nearly ten million square kilometres are inhabited by over 300 million people. The majority of Americans speak English.

    4 Recent Items: United States

  • Migrant couple documents dangerous journey to the US
  • Harris ‘Troubled’ by Treatment of Haitian Migrants at Southern Border
  • ‘No real prospect of trade agreement’ with US in blow to Boris Johnson
  • Boris Johnson remains hopeful over UK/US trade deal
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