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Boris Johnson Urges U.K. to Stick to Lockdown as Daily Deaths Decline

  • PM says U.K. is nearing end of the ‘first phase’ of the virus
  • Scientific advisers draw up options for easing lockdown rules
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WATCH: Johnson says ifting the lockdown now would risk a "second spike" of infections.Source: Bloomberg

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged the British public to keep obeying lockdown rules to avoid a disastrous second wave of the coronavirus outbreak, even as the number of daily deaths fell to its lowest in just under a month.