Emmanuel Macron announces new restrictions to combat coronavirus in France

Coronavirus: Closure of Schools and Shops, School Holidays … Most of Emmanuel Macron’s Announcements

EPIDEMIC: Emmanuel Macron’s televised address this Wednesday evening announces new restrictions to curb the coronavirus epidemic in France Emmanuel Macron announced this Wednesday evening new measures to curb the coronavirus epidemic in France, which is experiencing its third wave, a year after the first. The Head of State has extended to the entire territory the restrictive […]

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Gatherings over 6 people prohibited across France to control coronavirus

Coronavirus: Gatherings of More Than Six People Outdoors Prohibited “Throughout the Territory”

EPIDEMIC: This ban does not only apply to the 16 departments concerned in the 16 departments concerned by the new confinement.  Gatherings of more than six people are prohibited outside “throughout the country”, and not only to the  16 departments affected by the additional restrictive confinement measures, said the Minister of the Interior on Wednesday evening. These […]

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Coronavirus in Brittany: An easing of restrictions in the region? "We must consider it," said an epidemiologist

Coronavirus in Brittany: An Easing of Restrictions in the Region? “We Must Consider It,” said an Epidemiologist

EPIDEMIC: The Brittany region is the least affected by the coronavirus Covid-19 epidemic and sees its hospital pressure drop In Brittany, elected officials are calling for a reduction in the health measures imposed by the French state to fight against the coronavirus Covid-19 epidemic. The incidence rate is lower there than anywhere else and hospital pressure […]

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Demonstration in Austria against Covid-19 restrictions

Coronavirus in Austria: Thousands of Protesters in Vienna Against Health Restrictions

DISPUTES: This demonstration against the Covid-19 health restrictions in Austria, was organized by the FPO, the Austrian far-right party Several thousand demonstrators once again marched through central Vienna on Saturday to protest restrictions intended to stem the coronavirus Covid-19 epidemic. The police announced that they had made a few arrests, some at the end of the demonstration when some people refused […]

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70 percent of the French want the reopening of Museums and other places of culture

Museums: More than 70% of French People in Favour of their Reopening

CULTURE: A poll reveals that supporters of the La République en Marche party are the most in favour of the reopening of museums and other cultural places The government has still not given a date for a possible reopening of museums in France. Faced with this expectation, 71% of French people say they are in favour of a […]

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Coronavirus: Pas-de-Calais, the only department that will be confined over the weekend (government source)

Coronavirus: Pas-de-Calais is Next for Weekend Confinement

PANDEMIC: Paris and the Ile de France, on the other hand, are not affected by confinement After the coastal zone of the Alpes-Maritimes and the region of Dunkirk, it is the turn of Pas-de-Calais to undergo weekend confinement, we learn this Wednesday from a government source. Neither Paris nor the Ile de France are on the other hand subject to this […]

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Confinement in the Alpes-Maritimes: The prefect's order challenged in court by 240 people

Confinement in the Alpes-Maritimes: The Prefect’s Order Challenged in Court by 240 People

CONFINEMENT: This Tuesday, the Nice Administrative Court must study a challenge on the restriction of freedom with the weekend confinement in the Alpes-Maritimes Is the partial and localized confinement decided by the prefect of the Alpes-Maritimes an appropriate response to the increase in the number of cases of coronavirus Covid-19 in the department? For 240 people who have decided to challenge its legality […]

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Nice announces the closure of the beaches and the entire coastline

Coronavirus in Nice: Estrosi Announces the Closure of the Beaches and the Entire Coastline

HEALTH CRISIS: According to the mayor, Christian Estrosi, “the British mutation currently represents 100% of the tests carried out” The mayor of Nice evokes an explosive situation in his city due to the English variant and announces new restrictions, for next weekends, on the entire coast of the city. “I am making the decision to close […]

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Coronavirus: "20 departments placed under surveillance" announces Jean Castex

Coronavirus: Departments Under Reinforced Surveillance, Vaccination of Over 65s, New Treatments… The Main Government Announcements

EPIDEMIC: Prime Minister Jean Castex held a press conference on Thursday on the evolution of the coronavirus health situation “Act fast and hard, where necessary”. After the implementation this week of territorialized containment measures in the agglomeration of  Dunkirk and in the Alpes-Maritimes, the government is preparing the ground for other targeted restrictions in areas where the circulation of the coronavirus is highest. […]

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Prime Minister Jean Castex, in Bordeaux on February 19, 2021.

Coronavirus: Jean Castex Could Announce New Restrictions this Thursday at 6 pm

HEALTH MEASURES: On Wednesday, the government has repeatedly recalled that the coronavirus epidemic situation “is very worrying” The government’s message this week is clear: The situation on the coronavirus spreading front is not good. The Prime Minister, therefore, chose to go to the front line this Thursday to announce a possible turn of the screw of health measures. He will do so […]

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