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France Hits Another Record for Covid Infections

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The pandemic in France has become a live political issue as the country suffered the highest-ever single-day count of coronavirus cases in Europe.

Authorities are struggling to contain the spread of the omicron variant as new infections hit a record 332,252 and the alarming new figure comes a day after French President Emmanuel Macron took a gamble four months away from elections and said his government’s vaccination strategy was to “p--- off” people who hadn’t taken the coronavirus shot.