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New Zealand PM Ardern declares national emergency to tackle coronavirus

Credit: Reuters- Published on March 25, 2020
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Wednesday declared a state of national emergency as the country prepared to go into a complete lockdown at midnight to combat the coronavirus outbreak.
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Published on March 25, 2020 -  00:32
New Zealand PM Ardern Urges People To Keep Contacts To A Bare Minimum
Prime Minister Jacinda Arden Urged New Zealanders to reduce contacts to a bare minimum. The announcement comes as the country prepares for a one-month lockdown to help fight the coronavirus. All non-essential services, schools and offices will be shut down to self-isolate their population. According to Reuters, the number of cases in New Zealand crossed 100 this week. While the country has one of the fewest infections, it was also one of the quickest to react to the virus.

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