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France is seeing an increase in coronavirus infections, with hundreds of new clusters in recent weeks, especially as young people gather in waterfront cafes or dance parties and families gather for the summer holidays. ‘summer.
Several sites across France have started requiring masks outdoors in recent days. As of Monday, 69 towns in the Mayenne region of western France have imposed rules on outdoor masks, as have parts of the Nordic city of Lille and the coastal town of Biarritz in the south of France. French Basque Country.
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France reported 7,000 new cases last week, after nearly bringing the virus under control with a strict two-month nationwide lockdown, and has confirmed 30,265 virus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic.