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China closes borders to foreigners

China says it is increasingly concerned about a spike in infections coming from abroad. Last week, the mainland closed its borders to all foreigners, except those coming from Hong Kong and Macau. Several other countries across Asia have taken similar measures, including Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand. Al Jazeera’s Sarah Clarke …

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Qatar Airways launches campaign to take stranded travellers home

The airline and tourism industries were among the first economic casualties of the coronavirus pandemic. And as countries continue to impose restrictions, many airlines have drastically cut their passenger flights. Some carriers, including the Dubai-based Emirates and Turkish Airlines, have suspended all services. But Qatar Airways is still flying and …

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Pressure in New York against partner birth ban

Protests have mounted against a ban on partners being present during births in New York due to coronavirus. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Instagram: For more content go to and download our apps: Apple: Android Sky …

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China's 'fortress' against coronavirus

Sky News’ Tom Cheshire reports on how China is building a ‘fortress’ to make sure coronavirus is now a foreign problem. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Instagram: For more content go to and download our apps: …

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Grammy award-winning Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki dies at 86

Polish culture “has suffered a great and irreparable loss”, the country’s culture minister said on Sunday.… READ MORE : What are the top stories today? Click to watch: euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! euronews is available in 13 languages: In English: Website: Facebook: Twitter: Google+: VKontakte: …

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Theft and unrest spreads to southern Italy

With coronavirus firmly gripping the north of Italy, crime and unrest is spreading south with gangs taking advantage. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Instagram: For more content go to and download our apps: Apple: Android Sky …

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