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Voice of America 11 May 2020

Hawaii Mayor Entertains Residents After Imposing COVID Curfew

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Coronavirus quarantines continue changing life as we knew it just a few months ago.  Orchestras play together online.  Delivery drivers leave food and medicine at doorsteps.  And, as VOA's Arash Arabasadi reports, a mayor in Hawaii saw an online opportunity to bring together his community.


After imposing a curfew to help curb the spread of coronavirus, Kauai Mayor Derek Kawakami hosts a nightly "Stay Home, Kauai" show on to keep his community safe and entertained. (April 26)
Coronavirus quarantines continue changing life as we knew it just a few months ago. Orchestras play together online. Delivery drivers leave food and medicine at doorsteps. And, as VOA's Arash Arabasadi reports, a mayor in Hawaii saw an online opportunity to bring together his community.
Two NHS nurses, Areema Nasreen and Aimee O'Rourke have died after contracting COVID-19.

It comes as the number of UK deaths rises by 684 people - bringing the total number of deaths to 3,605.

England's Chief Nursing Officer Ruth May said the public 'should stay at home for them' at the daily government briefing.
What will the world look like after the COVID-19 pandemic? Will we promote cooperation or isolation? International relations experts shared their views.

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