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Paris/Sputnik: About 1,000 people in France are infected with the mutant coronavirus strain, which was recently discovered in the UK, President of the French Scientific Council Jean-Francois Delfressy said in an interview on Wednesday. more
French Agriculture Minister confirms 180 bird flu outbreaks across country since November

Moscow/Sputnik: France has detected 180 active clusters of the pathogenic H5N8 bird flu virus since November 2020, Agriculture Minister Julien Denormandie told France Bleu broadcaster on ...

France registers first case of new strain of Coronavirus: Reports

Paris/Sputnik: France has registered the first case of the new strain of the coronavirus that had been firstly detected in the United Kingdom, French media reported.

France's Coronavirus deaths pass 50,000: Statistics

Moscow/Sputnik: France’s coronavirus death toll rose past 50,000 on Tuesday after another 458 patients died in hospitals in the past day, according to figures shared by the public h ...

France sets New Daily record with over 60,000 COVID-19 cases

Paris/Sputnik: France has registered 60,486 new coronavirus cases within the past 24 hours marking the largest daily increase since the start of the epidemic, the country's national p ...

COVID-19 new cases top 20,000 in France

Paris/Xinhua: French health authorities has reported 20,339 new coronavirus infections in one day, a fresh record since the outbreak of the epidemic.

France's COVID-19 infections top 18,000 for second day in a row

Paris/Xinhua: A further 18,129 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in a 24-hour span in France, the Public Health Agency said in its daily update.

France shuts down over 80 schools due to COVID-19 : Education Minister

Moscow/Sputnik: The French authorities have closed some 80 educational facilities two weeks after the beginning of the school year over a recent surge in COVID-19 cases across the country ...

France, Spain see a spike in Covid-19 infections

Paris: Authorities in France have reported a spike in the number of daily novel coronavirus infections, in more than two months' time.

France's security law significant measure to counter terrorism, safeguard national safety

Paris/Xinhua: France's security law has been "implemented in a balanced way" and fulfilled its due role in fighting terrorism and maintaining internal security, according to ...