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Trump angers New Zealand with Covid-19 ‘big surge’ comments as Ardern hits back

Donald Trump has called out New Zealand for its recent Covid-19 outbreak, saying places once hailed as a success story in the pandemic are now facing a ‘big surge’ in cases. However, New Zealand’s prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, said there was ‘no comparison’ between the situation there and that in in the US
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Alarm over Covid case rates in 19 European countries ► https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/aug/17/global-report-alarm-over-covid-case-rates-19-european-countries

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