French Health Minister Olivier Veran. Photo: AFP French Health Minister Olivier Veran. Photo: AFP
French Health Minister Olivier Veran. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: British variant ‘could be behind up to a quarter of French cases’

  • Prime Minister Jean Castex announced that around 200,000 spit tests a week would initially be used at primary schools
  • France has had a strict curfew in place starting at 6pm for the past several weeks, but there are no general restrictions during the day

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
French Health Minister Olivier Veran. Photo: AFP French Health Minister Olivier Veran. Photo: AFP
French Health Minister Olivier Veran. Photo: AFP
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