Coronavirus

Coronavirus - As the death toll of the coronavirus epidemic is increasing in China. Chinese health authorities reported on Wednesday January 29, 132 dead and 5,974 confirmed cases of contamination across the country British Airways has announced an immediate suspension of all flights to mainland China following orders from the UK to avoid traveling to the country. 

 The number of cases  continues to grow. More than 9,000 suspected cases of contamination are also under investigation.

France is preparing a first repatriation. A French plane will land on Thursday in Wuhan, home of the epidemic, to bring the first French nationals home according to Minister of Health Agnès Buzyn. These people will be subject to a quarantine of 14 days upon their return.

 

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French and Riviera News Friday February 26th 2021

Castex- The French Prime Minister Jean Castex has expressed his deep concern at the number of coronavirus infections in 20 departments of the country ... French and Riviera News Friday February 26th 2021 Read More

26/02/2021

Evening Update Thursday 25 February 2021

The Alpes Maritimes and the Var are on a list of 20 departments which the Prime Minister has said are being placed in a state of "maximum vigilance". ... Evening Update Thursday 25 February 2021 Read More

25/02/2021

Lunchtime News Thursday February 25th 2021

Antibes fire-20 people have been evacuated from an apartment building in Antibes which caught fire in the early hours of this morning.... Lunchtime News Thursday February 25th 2021 Read More

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