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1.13am GMT

The health ministry of Mexico has confirmed the country’s Covid-19 death toll has risen to 104,873.

The country recorded 12,081 additional cases of Covid-91 on Friday and 631 more deaths in the country. This brings the official number of infections to 1,090,675.

1.08am GMT

Just a bit more on those Los Angeles lockdown measures.

The lockdown will last for three weeks and is not quite as strict as those imposed back in the US spring.

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