Virus-hit Morocco locks down Casablanca, shuts schools | AFP

Morocco imposes a lockdown on Casablanca and shuts its schools, the day they were supposed to reopen after summer, in a bid to stop the spread of Covid-19. The new measures, which include restrictions on movement and a night-time curfew, would be in place for two weeks in the commercial capital, the authorities said a statement issued late Sunday.

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