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  • 7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Melbourne’s lockdown pain extended for another seven days | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

    Melbourne is facing an extra seven days under lockdown as authorities battle to stop an explosion of the new strain of COVID. They say the variant is spreading faster than any other seen in this country.

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