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Graphic: Has the two-week strong lockdown been enough?

The grieta resurfaces as strong as ever

By | [email protected] | July 20, 2020 8:02am

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The trio of President Alberto Fernández, BA City Mayor Horacio Rodríguez Larreta and Buenos Aires Province Governor Axel Kicillof agreed to return to a strong lockdown two weeks ago, seeing how cases were steadily growing.

But with the 15 days of Phase One restrictions almost over, stats on the spread of the COVID-19 virus are not showing much improvement, and the government is now between a rock and a hard place, as tolerance for the lockdown is diminishing while cases and deaths reach new highs.

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