Argentina prolongs Coronavirus-linked restrictions until November 8

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Published: October 24,2020 10:28 AM
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October 24, 2020: Argentina decided to prolong the restrictions linked to the COVID-19 pandemic until November 8, President Alberto Fernandez said.

October 24, 2020: Argentina decided to prolong the restrictions linked to the COVID-19 pandemic until November 8, President Alberto Fernandez said.



The Latin American country introduced restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic on March 20.



"We will prolong the current restrictions for 14 days more," the president said on late Friday.



Fernandez added that the number of new cases in the capital of Buenos Aires was decreasing, but the increase in the number of infected people was still very high.