Coronavirus live news: pubs reopen in England, as Victoria announces 'hard lockdown'

Fourth of July holiday weekend starts 53,000 new cases on Friday; WHO changes timeline of how it was alerted to virus; England’s pubs reopen. Follow all the developments live

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7.59am BST

Kelly said he has called an emergency meeting of the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee for 6pm.

We will have only one topic on that agenda and that will be to discuss the Victorian situation.

Continue reading… Source: The Guardian: Coronavirus live news: pubs reopen in England, as Victoria announces 'hard lockdown' ———

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