France 24
France 24 14 Jan 2021

Coronavirus pandemic in France: What we know about South Africa's variant


A new #coronavirus #variant discovered by South African scientists is fuelling a surge of infections nationwide and raising global concern. Here is what we know about the situation in #France.

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This week FRANCE 24 will be bringing you a series of reports about #France's efforts to protect the nation against #Covid-19. The country is on track to reach its target of vaccinating 1 million people by the end of January and has enough doses to increase the total to 2.4 million by the end of February, Health Minister Olivier Veran said on Monday. FRANCE 24's Marie Schuster reports on how health workers have been reacting.
French authorities ordered the culling of all #minks in a farm after analysis showed a mutated version of the #coronavirus was circulating among the animals. The French government said in a statement Sunday that about 1,000 minks have been culled and all animal products have been eliminated in the farm located west of #Paris.

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