Officials say action ‘urgently needed’ as COVID-19 cases rise, holidays near

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Officials say action ‘urgently needed’ as COVID-19 cases rise, holidays near” – below is their description.

Public health officials are urging Canadians to dramatically limit their contacts with other people as the country continues on a “rapid growth trajectory” for COVID-19 cases and the holiday season nears.

To read more: https://www.cbc.ca/1.5837428

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