First family sues Austria over death after ski resort Covid outbreak

First family sues Austria over death after ski resort Covid outbreak

The first civil lawsuit was heard in a court in Vienna on Friday over a notorious outbreak of coronavirus at a popular ski resort last year, where thousands of people from 45 countries claim to have become infected.

Austria to tighten Covid measures for unvaccinated from Wednesday

Austria to tighten Covid measures for unvaccinated from Wednesday

Vienna sees 60 percent increase in ICU admissions in one week

Vienna sees 60 percent increase in ICU admissions in one week

Austria probes leak of 24,000 positive Covid test results

Austria probes leak of 24,000 positive Covid test results

Almost 40 percent of Covid infections in Austria from returning travellers or tourists

Almost 40 percent of Covid infections in Austria from returning travellers or tourists

How is Austria using Covid health passes compared to elsewhere in Europe?

How is Austria using Covid health passes compared to elsewhere in Europe?

Covid hospitalisations in Austria double in a fortnight

Covid hospitalisations in Austria double in a fortnight

Lambda variant detected in Austria for the first time

Lambda variant detected in Austria for the first time

How to book that ‘Day Two’ Covid-19 test if you’re travelling from Austria to the UK

How to book that ‘Day Two’ Covid-19 test if you’re travelling from Austria to the UK

Planning a road trip across Europe this summer? Here are some things to think about

Planning a road trip across Europe this summer? Here are some things to think about

What will the rules be for children returning to school in Austria this autumn?

What will the rules be for children returning to school in Austria this autumn?

What does Austria’s green pass allow me to do?

What does Austria’s green pass allow me to do?

European health authorities warn of surge in Delta variant infections

European health authorities warn of surge in Delta variant infections

No tighter Covid measures for Austria despite highest case count since May

No tighter Covid measures for Austria despite highest case count since May

MAPS: Where are Austria’s new coronavirus hotspots?

MAPS: Where are Austria’s new coronavirus hotspots?

UPDATE: What are the current rules for masks in Austria?

UPDATE: What are the current rules for masks in Austria?

Everything that changes in Austria in July 2021
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Everything that changes in Austria in July 2021

Covid cases on the rise in Europe once again as WHO warns of Euro 2020 risk

Covid cases on the rise in Europe once again as WHO warns of Euro 2020 risk

Everything that changes in Austria in July 2021
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Everything that changes in Austria in July 2021

Vienna to keep in place stricter coronavirus measures: What you need to know

Vienna to keep in place stricter coronavirus measures: What you need to know

UPDATE: Is Austria relaxing Covid measures too quickly as Delta variant spreads?

UPDATE: Is Austria relaxing Covid measures too quickly as Delta variant spreads?

FFP2 mask requirement in Austria: What is changing in July?
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FFP2 mask requirement in Austria: What is changing in July?

IN DETAIL: How Austria will relax coronavirus measures from Thursday
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IN DETAIL: How Austria will relax coronavirus measures from Thursday

ANALYSIS: Is Austria relaxing Covid-19 measures too quickly?

ANALYSIS: Is Austria relaxing Covid-19 measures too quickly?

Covid sceptics launch German job site for ‘unvaccinated people only’

Covid sceptics launch German job site for ‘unvaccinated people only’

Austria: Masks no longer required at hairdressers, gyms or cinema from Thursday

Austria: Masks no longer required at hairdressers, gyms or cinema from Thursday

Night subway set to run again in Vienna

Night subway set to run again in Vienna

EXPLAINED: The European countries on UK’s ‘green’ travel lists and what that means

EXPLAINED: The European countries on UK’s ‘green’ travel lists and what that means

Vienna plans ‘vaccination parties’ for young people

Vienna plans ‘vaccination parties’ for young people

Spain lifts Covid testing requirement for travellers from Germany, Italy, Austria and more EU countries

Spain lifts Covid testing requirement for travellers from Germany, Italy, Austria and more EU countries

No masks and no dancing: What are the rules for watching the football in public in Austria?
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No masks and no dancing: What are the rules for watching the football in public in Austria?

EU and AstraZeneca both claim victory after Covid vaccine judgement

EU and AstraZeneca both claim victory after Covid vaccine judgement

Masks no longer required in classrooms in Austria

Masks no longer required in classrooms in Austria

COMPARE: What are the Covid test requirements around Europe for child travellers
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COMPARE: What are the Covid test requirements around Europe for child travellers

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Tuesday

Can I travel to Austria if I’ve been vaccinated?
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Can I travel to Austria if I’ve been vaccinated?

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Europe remains at risk of Autumn Covid resurgence, WHO warns

Europe remains at risk of Autumn Covid resurgence, WHO warns

Everything that changes in Austria in June 2021
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Everything that changes in Austria in June 2021

‘I’m going crazy’: Why international residents in Europe will travel this summer despite Covid

‘I’m going crazy’: Why international residents in Europe will travel this summer despite Covid

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

What is Austria’s new five-colour Covid traffic light system?

What is Austria’s new five-colour Covid traffic light system?

Austria announces further easing of coronavirus measures in June and July

Austria announces further easing of coronavirus measures in June and July

Austria imposes new ban on direct flights from UK

Austria imposes new ban on direct flights from UK

How to get a Covid ‘recovery certificate’ in Austria to comply with EU travel scheme
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How to get a Covid ‘recovery certificate’ in Austria to comply with EU travel scheme

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

EU approves use of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in children 12 and over in Europe

EU approves use of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in children 12 and over in Europe

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Thursday

Austria to reinstate ban on direct flights from UK

Austria to reinstate ban on direct flights from UK

EXPLAINED: What are Austria’s new coronavirus measures?

EXPLAINED: What are Austria’s new coronavirus measures?

EU nations agree to open borders to vaccinated travellers from outside bloc

EU nations agree to open borders to vaccinated travellers from outside bloc

Where in Europe are Covid curfews and early closures still in place?
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Where in Europe are Covid curfews and early closures still in place?

Today in Austria: A round up of the latest news on Monday

Today in Austria: A round up of the latest news on Monday

‘Ninja tests’: What are Austria’s coronavirus sticker book tests for children?

‘Ninja tests’: What are Austria’s coronavirus sticker book tests for children?

Today in Austria: A round up of the latest news on Thursday

Today in Austria: A round up of the latest news on Thursday

EXPLAINED: What will the rules be when Austria eases restrictions on May 19th?

EXPLAINED: What will the rules be when Austria eases restrictions on May 19th?

How Covid-19 numbers are improving in Austria

How Covid-19 numbers are improving in Austria

EU plans to open borders to vaccinated tourists from outside bloc

EU plans to open borders to vaccinated tourists from outside bloc

Could 12 to 15-year-olds in the EU soon be given the Pfizer Covid vaccine?

Could 12 to 15-year-olds in the EU soon be given the Pfizer Covid vaccine?

Vienna mayor calls for ‘caution’ as Austria pushes ahead with lockdown end

Vienna mayor calls for ‘caution’ as Austria pushes ahead with lockdown end

‘Highly probable’ EU won’t renew AstraZeneca orders

‘Highly probable’ EU won’t renew AstraZeneca orders

COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19
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COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19

Why experts believe Austria’s third wave of Covid ‘has peaked’

Why experts believe Austria’s third wave of Covid ‘has peaked’

What happens when I cancel my vaccine appointment in Austria?

What happens when I cancel my vaccine appointment in Austria?

European countries face slower vaccination as Johnson & Johnson delays rollout

European countries face slower vaccination as Johnson & Johnson delays rollout

Europe’s vaccine woes deepen as regulator probes another jab over blood clot concerns

Europe’s vaccine woes deepen as regulator probes another jab over blood clot concerns

How fast is Austria vaccinating its population compared to other European countries?

How fast is Austria vaccinating its population compared to other European countries?

‘Possible link’ between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots, EMA concludes

‘Possible link’ between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots, EMA concludes

Covid-19: Italy cuts quarantine time for travellers from the UK and Austria

Covid-19: Italy cuts quarantine time for travellers from the UK and Austria

EU could achieve Covid-19 immunity by mid-July, says vaccine chief

EU could achieve Covid-19 immunity by mid-July, says vaccine chief

In Europe questions linger over possible AstraZeneca jab side-effects

In Europe questions linger over possible AstraZeneca jab side-effects

Austria promises 30,000 vaccine doses to Czechs

Austria promises 30,000 vaccine doses to Czechs

Europe’s slow vaccine rollout is ‘prolonging the pandemic’ as infections surge

Europe’s slow vaccine rollout is ‘prolonging the pandemic’ as infections surge

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

IN PICTURES: Protests spread across Europe as coronavirus surges create new lockdowns

IN PICTURES: Protests spread across Europe as coronavirus surges create new lockdowns

Could ‘health passports’ kickstart travel around Europe?

Could ‘health passports’ kickstart travel around Europe?

COMPARE: How European countries are faring against ‘third wave’ of Covid infections

COMPARE: How European countries are faring against ‘third wave’ of Covid infections

AstraZeneca benefits outweigh risks, EMA says as EU orders 10 million more Pfizer doses

AstraZeneca benefits outweigh risks, EMA says as EU orders 10 million more Pfizer doses

EU states seek summit on unfair vaccine handouts as AstraZeneca announce more delays

EU states seek summit on unfair vaccine handouts as AstraZeneca announce more delays

Europe’s Covid-19 ‘hotspots’ to be sent four million more vaccine doses

Europe’s Covid-19 ‘hotspots’ to be sent four million more vaccine doses

Covid-19 cases in Europe back on the rise after weeks of decline

Covid-19 cases in Europe back on the rise after weeks of decline

‘Green pass’: European Commission to propose EU-wide vaccine passports for summer

‘Green pass’: European Commission to propose EU-wide vaccine passports for summer

EU tells Germany to lift Covid-19 border restrictions

EU tells Germany to lift Covid-19 border restrictions

EU agrees list of accepted Covid rapid antigen tests and says results should be in English

EU agrees list of accepted Covid rapid antigen tests and says results should be in English

COMPARE: How are countries across Europe faring in the battle against Covid-19?

COMPARE: How are countries across Europe faring in the battle against Covid-19?

Germany imposes controls on Czech and Austrian borders

Germany imposes controls on Czech and Austrian borders

UPDATE: Germany to close borders with Austria’s Tyrol and Czech regions

UPDATE: Germany to close borders with Austria’s Tyrol and Czech regions

How European countries could use Covid-sniffing dogs to reduce infections

How European countries could use Covid-sniffing dogs to reduce infections

‘Austria is acting irresponsibly’: Germany considers border closures with neighbour

‘Austria is acting irresponsibly’: Germany considers border closures with neighbour

EU launches ‘vaccine tracker’ and shifts strategy away from AstraZeneca

EU launches ‘vaccine tracker’ and shifts strategy away from AstraZeneca

Which countries in Europe would be on the EU’s list of ‘dark red zones’ for Covid-19?

Which countries in Europe would be on the EU’s list of ‘dark red zones’ for Covid-19?

UPDATE: These are latest travel restrictions in place around Europe

UPDATE: These are latest travel restrictions in place around Europe

No European deaths directly tied to Covid-19 vaccine, say scientists

No European deaths directly tied to Covid-19 vaccine, say scientists

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Could all passenger traffic to Europe from non-EU countries be halted over Covid variants?

Could all passenger traffic to Europe from non-EU countries be halted over Covid variants?

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

‘Tipping point’: Why European countries are alarmed by new Covid-19 variants

‘Tipping point’: Why European countries are alarmed by new Covid-19 variants

EU medicines agency gives green light to second Covid-19 vaccine

EU medicines agency gives green light to second Covid-19 vaccine

EU health warning: ‘High’ risk new coronavirus strains will lead to more deaths

EU health warning: ‘High’ risk new coronavirus strains will lead to more deaths

EU says blanket UK travel ban should end to allow people to return home

EU says blanket UK travel ban should end to allow people to return home

UPDATE: European Union officially approves Pfizer vaccine for rollout

UPDATE: European Union officially approves Pfizer vaccine for rollout

UPDATE- Travel chaos in Europe – Which countries have imposed transport bans on UK?

UPDATE- Travel chaos in Europe – Which countries have imposed transport bans on UK?

Switzerland adds parts of Germany, removes Austria from mandatory quarantine list

Switzerland adds parts of Germany, removes Austria from mandatory quarantine list

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

Can Austrians go shopping or fill their tank in Germany?

Can Austrians go shopping or fill their tank in Germany?

‘20,000 a day’: How mass testing is working in Austria

‘20,000 a day’: How mass testing is working in Austria

Tell us: How is the coronavirus shutdown in Austria affecting you?
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Tell us: How is the coronavirus shutdown in Austria affecting you?

Austria to go into ‘hard’ new coronavirus shutdown starting Tuesday

Austria to go into ‘hard’ new coronavirus shutdown starting Tuesday

UPDATE: How much will you be fined for breaching Austria’s coronavirus measures?

UPDATE: How much will you be fined for breaching Austria’s coronavirus measures?

EU could see Covid-19 vaccinations rolled out ‘first quarter next year’

EU could see Covid-19 vaccinations rolled out ‘first quarter next year’

EXPLAINED: Ten key questions about what Austria’s partial lockdown means for you

EXPLAINED: Ten key questions about what Austria’s partial lockdown means for you

Covid-19 cases ‘explode’ in Europe: Which countries are under lockdown or curfew?

Covid-19 cases ‘explode’ in Europe: Which countries are under lockdown or curfew?

Europe’s ‘alarming’ infection rates and shorter quarantine periods worry WHO chiefs

Europe’s ‘alarming’ infection rates and shorter quarantine periods worry WHO chiefs

Around Europe: How the relentless resurgence of coronavirus is causing unease and despair

Around Europe: How the relentless resurgence of coronavirus is causing unease and despair

Austria blamed for Bavaria’s Covid-19 surge

Austria blamed for Bavaria’s Covid-19 surge

Bavaria introduces compulsory Covid-19 testing for commuters

Bavaria introduces compulsory Covid-19 testing for commuters

Bavarian district on Austrian border goes into lockdown as coronavirus cases spike

Bavarian district on Austrian border goes into lockdown as coronavirus cases spike

Switzerland: Parts of Germany, Italy and Austria added to coronavirus quarantine list

Switzerland: Parts of Germany, Italy and Austria added to coronavirus quarantine list

What can Europe do to battle ‘pandemic fatigue’?

What can Europe do to battle ‘pandemic fatigue’?

Four probed over virus outbreak at Austria ski resort that saw 6,000 infected

Four probed over virus outbreak at Austria ski resort that saw 6,000 infected

Around Europe: How countries are battling to prevent a second wave of Covid-19
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Around Europe: How countries are battling to prevent a second wave of Covid-19

European airlines cutting fares to woo back passengers

European airlines cutting fares to woo back passengers

Germany declares Vienna as a coronavirus risk zone

Germany declares Vienna as a coronavirus risk zone

Europe will see rise in Covid-19 deaths in coming months, WHO warns

Europe will see rise in Covid-19 deaths in coming months, WHO warns

EU urges countries to reinstate curbs to halt coronavirus resurgence

EU urges countries to reinstate curbs to halt coronavirus resurgence

EU urges governments to scrap travel restrictions for couples

EU urges governments to scrap travel restrictions for couples

What’s it like travelling in Germany and crossing borders in Covid times?

What’s it like travelling in Germany and crossing borders in Covid times?

In charts: How coronavirus mortality rates compared around Europe

In charts: How coronavirus mortality rates compared around Europe

How Europe is ramping up restrictions to prevent a coronavirus resurgence

How Europe is ramping up restrictions to prevent a coronavirus resurgence

WHO warns of Europe virus spike as countries impose new curbs

WHO warns of Europe virus spike as countries impose new curbs

EU to make face masks compulsory on all European flights for passengers aged 6 and over

EU to make face masks compulsory on all European flights for passengers aged 6 and over

‘Historic day’: How the EU agreed its €750 billion rescue plan to save shattered economies

‘Historic day’: How the EU agreed its €750 billion rescue plan to save shattered economies

How face masks have helped slow down the spread of coronavirus in Germany

How face masks have helped slow down the spread of coronavirus in Germany

Some Swedish care homes have had no cases of Covid-19 – what did they do right?

Some Swedish care homes have had no cases of Covid-19 – what did they do right?

UK publishes list of European countries exempt from quarantine rule

UK publishes list of European countries exempt from quarantine rule

UPDATE: EU agrees to reopen borders to 15 countries but excludes US from safe travel list

UPDATE: EU agrees to reopen borders to 15 countries but excludes US from safe travel list

‘Nip the virus in the bud’: How Germany showed Europe the way on coronavirus testing

‘Nip the virus in the bud’: How Germany showed Europe the way on coronavirus testing

Europeans harden views towards US and EU after pandemic

Europeans harden views towards US and EU after pandemic

Austria lifts travel warning for German state of North Rhine-Westphalia

Austria lifts travel warning for German state of North Rhine-Westphalia

‘The biggest challenge of our time’: How Sweden doubled intensive care capacity amid Covid-19 pandemic

‘The biggest challenge of our time’: How Sweden doubled intensive care capacity amid Covid-19 pandemic

American tourists could be barred from Europe when borders reopen

American tourists could be barred from Europe when borders reopen

How Switzerland avoided a coronavirus ‘catastrophe’ by protecting cross-border workers

How Switzerland avoided a coronavirus ‘catastrophe’ by protecting cross-border workers

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

Open borders: Europe’s haphazard route to ending travel restrictions

Open borders: Europe’s haphazard route to ending travel restrictions

EU agrees purchase of 300 million coronavirus vaccine doses

EU agrees purchase of 300 million coronavirus vaccine doses

‘We really feel safe in this hotel’: German tourists help revive pandemic-hit Italian coast

‘We really feel safe in this hotel’: German tourists help revive pandemic-hit Italian coast

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Coronavirus crisis in France: The battle to save the livelihoods of the self-employed

What you need to know about UK quarantine if you are travelling from Europe

What you need to know about UK quarantine if you are travelling from Europe

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

Living in Europe: An update from the team at The Local
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Living in Europe: An update from the team at The Local

As Europe comes out of lockdown, what lessons can be learned from Sweden?

As Europe comes out of lockdown, what lessons can be learned from Sweden?

Confronting coronavirus: The Local examines how Europe is tackling the crisis
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Confronting coronavirus: The Local examines how Europe is tackling the crisis

Coronavirus around Europe: Will foreign travel be possible this summer?

Coronavirus around Europe: Will foreign travel be possible this summer?

Germany and Austria draw up plan to reopen border

Germany and Austria draw up plan to reopen border

How is each European country emerging from coronavirus lockdown?

How is each European country emerging from coronavirus lockdown?

Coronavirus around Europe: How well have governments handled the crisis?

Coronavirus around Europe: How well have governments handled the crisis?

Concerns grow in Europe over potential ‘second wave’ of coronavirus as lockdowns are eased

Concerns grow in Europe over potential ‘second wave’ of coronavirus as lockdowns are eased

Coronavirus across Europe: How the pandemic has affected those living abroad

Coronavirus across Europe: How the pandemic has affected those living abroad

Coronavirus around Europe: Questions and concerns remain as countries move towards easing restrictions

Coronavirus around Europe: Questions and concerns remain as countries move towards easing restrictions

What needs to happen before European countries lift coronavirus restrictions?

What needs to happen before European countries lift coronavirus restrictions?

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as countries plot a path back to normal life

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as countries plot a path back to normal life

Coronavirus and face masks: How countries have shifted their advice to the public
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Coronavirus and face masks: How countries have shifted their advice to the public

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as Europeans search for signs of hope

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as Europeans search for signs of hope

How lockdowns and restrictions across different European countries may have saved lives

How lockdowns and restrictions across different European countries may have saved lives

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view into the developing crisis in different countries

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view into the developing crisis in different countries

Coronavirus pandemic opens up divide between cities and countryside across Europe

Coronavirus pandemic opens up divide between cities and countryside across Europe

Coronavirus in Europe: An inside view of how the situation compares in different countries

Coronavirus in Europe: An inside view of how the situation compares in different countries

You are not alone – living abroad in the time of corona

You are not alone – living abroad in the time of corona

EU imposes entry ban for 30 days in bid to slow coronavirus pandemic

EU imposes entry ban for 30 days in bid to slow coronavirus pandemic

In Depth: How Europe is ramping up new lockdown measures to fight coronavirus pandemic

In Depth: How Europe is ramping up new lockdown measures to fight coronavirus pandemic

Drivers turned back as Germany partially closes borders to fight coronavirus

Drivers turned back as Germany partially closes borders to fight coronavirus

UPDATE: Germany imposes border controls with five countries due to coronavirus crisis
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UPDATE: Germany imposes border controls with five countries due to coronavirus crisis

What are the main measures being taken across Europe to fight coronavirus pandemic?

What are the main measures being taken across Europe to fight coronavirus pandemic?

Coronavirus: EU warns healthcare capacity could be exceeded

Coronavirus: EU warns healthcare capacity could be exceeded

No, coronavirus isn’t the same as the flu
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No, coronavirus isn’t the same as the flu

Coronavirus: What you need to know about Trump’s Europe travel ban
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Coronavirus: What you need to know about Trump’s Europe travel ban

VIDEO: Five key questions about the coronavirus answered
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VIDEO: Five key questions about the coronavirus answered