UK’s Johnson set to announce delay to end of COVID restrictions

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    British Prime Minister Boris #Johnson is expected to announce on Monday that the end of #COVID-19 #restrictions will be delayed following concern about the rapid rise of infections of the #Delta variant of the #coronavirus. Under a roadmap outlined by Johnson back in February, the government signalled all social restrictions imposed to control the spread of the disease would be lifted “no earlier” than June 21, when pubs, clubs and other hospitality venues could fully reopen.

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