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Protesters took to the streets across France on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend to demonstrate against a new health pass

Protesters took to the streets across France on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend to demonstrate against a new health pass needed to enter a cafe or travel on an inter-city train, two days before the new rules come into force.

The new rules championed by French President Emmanuel Macron make it obligatory to have either …

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A month-long limited lockdown for Paris and other 15 regions of the country starting this Friday

French Prime Minister Jean Castex announced Thursday a month-long limited lockdown for Paris and other regions of the country starting Friday. Schools and essential shops, including bookstores, will remain open.

Castex said the new restrictions will take effect from Friday midnight and will last four weeks. The restrictions will be imposed on 16 regions, including the …

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France bans all travelers from outside EU

Travel between France and countries outside the European Union will be banned from Sunday, said Prime Minister Jean Castex.

Exceptions would only be made for a good reason, he added.

There had been discussion in recent days of a potential third lockdown in the country. Castex called the border closure “a last chance” to avoid that.

The premier …

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