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Coronavirus surge in Eastern Europe prompts new restrictions

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Countries in Eastern Europe are facing rising waves of coronavirus infections, leading to riots in Serbia, mandatory face masks in Croatia and travel bans or quarantines imposed by Hungary. The new restrictions come as the World Health Organization reports that daily global infections hit over 228,000 …

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Serbian police arrest 71 in coronavirus protests | World news

Serbian police have detained 71 people after clashes during a fourth night of anti-government protests that were initially sparked by the announcement of a new coronavirus lockdown, a senior police official has said. Fourteen police officers were injured when hundreds of demonstrators tried to storm the parliament building in downtown …

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