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COVID-19 forces quarantine in Czech Republic

Petr David Josek, AP

Posted at Mar 16 2020 09:23 PM

COVID-19 forces quarantine in Czech Republic

A young man wearing a face mask walks across an empty Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic on Monday. The Czech government has imposed further dramatic restrictions on the movement in efforts to contain the outbreak of COVID-19. Prime Minister Andrej Babis said the government is declaring a quarantine for the entire country, an unprecedented measure in his country's history that became effective on Monday.