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Dutch PM Rutte: Netherlands will go into lockdown from Sunday

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Dutch PM Rutte: Netherlands will go into lockdown from Sunday
Dutch PM Rutte: Netherlands will go into lockdown from Sunday   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021   -  

<div> <p><span class="caps">THE</span> <span class="caps">HAGUE</span> – The Netherlands will go into a new lockdown from Sunday morning to try to limit <span class="caps">COVID</span>-19 infections because of the Omicron coronavirus variant, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Saturday.</p> <p>“The Netherlands is again shutting down. That is unavoidable because of the fifth wave that is coming at us with the Omicron variant,” Rutte told a news conference.</p> <p/> </div>