Head of French hospital federation calls for new Covid-19 lockdown


Frédéric Valletoux, president of the Federation of French Hospitals (FHF), said while the situation in hospitals was under control for now, it remained "very tense" in many areas.

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The head of France's hospital federation on Friday called for a new nationwide lockdown as a Paris hospital executive warned that hospitals hardest hit by Covid-19 will need to delay some other procedures in the latest sign of tensions between the government and health officials over measures to handle the pandemic, reports Yahoo! News.