Australian Defence Force personnel and Victorian police patrol in Melbourne, where a night curfew has bee ordered. Photo: DPAAustralian Defence Force personnel and Victorian police patrol in Melbourne, where a night curfew has bee ordered. Photo: DPA
Australian Defence Force personnel and Victorian police patrol in Melbourne, where a night curfew has bee ordered. Photo: DPA

State of disaster and curfew declared in Australia’s coronavirus-hit Victoria

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Australian Defence Force personnel and Victorian police patrol in Melbourne, where a night curfew has bee ordered. Photo: DPAAustralian Defence Force personnel and Victorian police patrol in Melbourne, where a night curfew has bee ordered. Photo: DPA
Australian Defence Force personnel and Victorian police patrol in Melbourne, where a night curfew has bee ordered. Photo: DPA
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