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Melbourne begins second stint of lockdown after coronavirus spike

Published on July 9, 2020 - Duration: 01:04s

Melbourne begins second stint of lockdown after coronavirus spike

The entire Australian city of Melbourne and its surrounding area saw a return of lockdown measures on Thursday following a recent surge of coronavirus cases.About five million people living in the country's second-largest city were buckling down with more extreme and divisive measures for the next six weeks.

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A further 107 mystery cases have also been added to the state's tally of community transmission.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

A further 107 mystery cases have also been added to the state's tally of community transmission, Premier Daniel Andrews said on Thursday.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

Eight more Victorians have died from coronavirus, taking the state's death toll to 170.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

As regional Victoria enters stage three restrictions, coronavirus-hit Melbourne will begin adjusting to new rules for businesses and workers from Thursday.
Credit: SBS - Published 3 days ago

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