Macron warns virus will not be overcome until next summer 'at best'

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French President Emmanuel Macron, visiting a hospital near Paris, said scientists have advised him they believed the novel coronavirus would be present 'at best until next summer",  addinbg it was still too early, despite a surge in infections, to say whether France would go into a new full or partial lockdown.

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French President Emmanuel Macron says his country will be fighting the virus until at least the middle of next year as cases there surged past a million, reports BBC News.