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Coronavirus cases in Europe pass 750,000: Report

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More than 750,000 coronavirus cases have been recorded across Europe, according to an AFP tally compiled from official sources at 1100 GMT.

A man waits on a bench of the Pont Des Arts in Paris, France, on March 17, 2020 as a strict lockdown comes into in effect to stop the spreading of the COVID-19 in the country. (AFP)
A man waits on a bench of the Pont Des Arts in Paris, France, on March 17, 2020 as a strict lockdown comes into in effect to stop the spreading of the COVID-19 in the country. (AFP)

That accounts for more than half of the cases identified worldwide so far, although the official figures probably reflect a fraction of the actual number.

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