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French coronavirus cases jump above China's after including nursing home tally

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The number of people who have died from the Covid-19 illness in France jumped by 61 per cent to 6,507 over two days after data from nursing homes were included, and confirmed cases jumped by 44 per cent to 82,165, the health ministry reported on Friday, making France the fifth country to report more cases than China.

[PARIS] The number of people who have died from the Covid-19 illness in France jumped by 61 per cent to 6,507 over two days after data from nursing homes were included, and confirmed cases jumped by 44 per cent to 82,165, the health ministry reported on Friday, making France the fifth country to...

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