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Sweden changes advice on facemasks

It’s still rejecting lockdown. But how long for?

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, picture credit: Getty

Big news in Sweden this afternoon where Stefan Löfven, the Prime Minister, has just tightened Covid-19 restrictions. Still no lockdown, but there’s now a rule of four for restaurants (it had previously been six) and an 8pm curfew on sale of alcohol in bars and restaurants (it had been 10pm).

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