France has decided against imposing a third coronavirus nationwide lockdown and instead ordered tighter controls at its borders, increased police action against curfew breakers and a greater adherence to working from home.
- After almost 24,000 new infections were detected in the past day, France’s total caseload has rise to 3.15 million
- Nearly 2,900 of the 25,800 hospitalised COVID patients are in intensive care
- About 1.45 million people have been vaccinated so far
Prime Minister Jean Castex…