Coronavirus deaths cast a pall over France as lockdown continues


France is averaging more than 500 coronavirus deaths a day, though daily new cases have begun to fall in recent days.

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Two weeks into its second national lockdown, France may be seeing the first indications that it is bending the curve of coronavirus infections, but it could match or even eclipse the devastation of the spring before bringing the virus in check, reports The Washington Post.