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UK steps up vaccinations as coronavirus-related deaths and case numbers hit record highs – ABC News

The United Kingdom is facing its worst weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic, its Chief Medical Officer says, with deaths and cases in the country hitting record highs…

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The United Kingdom is facing its worst weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic, its Chief Medical Officer says, with deaths and cases in the country hitting record highs ahead of the rollout of a mass vaccination program.
Key points:

  • The UK’s death toll is the fifth highest worldwide
  • Health authorities have warned the NHS is facing a significant crisis as more people are hospitalised
  • Authorities have pleaded with people to respect lockdown measures

According to Johns Hopkins University, deaths from the virus…

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