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Dutch PM Rutte orders nighttime lockdown to fight COVID-19 surge

Dutch PM Rutte orders nighttime lockdown to fight COVID-19 surge

By ANTHONY DEUTSCH, BART H. MEIJER, Reuters Published November 27, 2021 3:10am AMSTERDAM, Netherlands – The Dutch government on Friday ordered further restrictions including a nighttime closure of bars, restaurants and most stores to stem a record-breaking wave of COVID-19 cases that is threatening to overwhelm the country’s healthcare system. The surge in the Netherlands, […]

Dutch return to partial lockdown as Covid surges

Dutch return to partial lockdown as Covid surges

The Netherlands announced partial lockdown as the infections surge to record high Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte imposed three weeks of partial lockdown with curbs for restaurants, shops and sporting events.  The country had to announce the measure after record spike in infections to more than 16,000 a day.  The premier said the measure was […]

Dutch marchers protest new COVID-19 pass to enter bars, restaurants

Dutch marchers protest new COVID-19 pass to enter bars, restaurants

People take part in a protest on the day the Dutch authorities introduce a mandatory “corona pass”, proof of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination or a negative test result, to enter bars, restaurants and cultural events in the country, in The Hague, Netherlands September 25, 2021. REUTERS/Eva Plevier THE HAGUE, Sept 25 (Reuters) – Hundreds […]