A bar in France. The French capital has seen a surge in Covid-19 cases and was recently designated a “red zone,” which imposes set of restrictions on public gatherings and the sale of alcohol.
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Paris and its surrounding suburbs have been put on “maximum alert” Monday as coronavirus cases surge in the city.
Bars in the French capital will close on Tuesday as part of a new package of restrictions designed to stop the spread of the virus but restaurants will be allowed to stay open, with “reinforced precautions,” according to France 24.
Specific measures are set to be outlined by Paris’ Mayor Anne Hidalgo at 11.30 a.m. local time Monday and will…