France coronavirus crisis heads towards 'catastrophe' this weekend

Channel Tunnel remains OPEN despite France battling ‘extremely high surge’ in coronavirus cases with 299 deaths recorded today bringing total to 1,995 – compared to Britian’s 1,019 The coronavirus crisis in France is threatening to reach unprecedented levels  Despite a surge in cases, the Channel Tunnel remains open with trains in use Those who arrive […]

France extends stay-at-home coronavirus lockdown until April 15

France extends its stay-at-home coronavirus lockdown until at least April 15 as PM warns: ‘We are only at the beginning of the epidemic’ Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced further restrictions for the French Lockdown started on March 17 but Macron warned that it could be prolonged France has now seen 29,591 infections and 1,696 deaths due […]

Germany and France condemned after blocking export of medical supplies

Germany and France are condemned by other EU members after blocking the export of medical supplies, raising alarm among smaller countries hit by coronavirus There is a fear of a shortage of masks and protective equipment to fight the virus Germany banned export of masks and gloves so health workers have enough But European officials […]

France bans gatherings of more than 5,000 as coronavirus spreads

France bans gatherings of more than 5,000 as thousands face testing in coronavirus-hit Iran, South Korea announces record daily rise of 813 cases and global death toll hits 2,924 Covid-19 has killed 43 people out of 593 cases in Iran, Health Ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said Iranian MP Mohammad Ali Ramazani Dastak died as cases […]