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Ardern eases NZ coronavirus lockdown as new mystery case investigated – Sydney Morning Herald

New Zealanders will enjoy fewer coronavirus restrictions from midnight on Monday, but a small outbreak of three cases linked to an isolation facility is being i…

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the fact the disease had not spread beyond Auckland during the August outbreak supported the country’s slow windback of restrictions.
“We have taken a cautious approach because it saves lives and because it means our economy is more open than almost anywhere in the world,” she said.
“Our response safeguarded the health of New Zealanders while allowing the economy to operate at near-normal levels,” she said, adding “there is no costless response to COVID”.
“B…

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