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"If the level of this variant were to increase significantly and we followed an English trajectory, a lockdown would probably become an absolute necessity," Véran told the French Senate's Law Commission.
The nighttime display followed performances by a parade of celebrities who descended on Washington to welcome the new Biden-Harris administration.
Cuba wants to produce 100 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine this year, which would be the first developed in Latin America.
With Democrats in control of the White House and Congress, Republicans face profound questions about what the party stands for without Donald Trump in charge.
Rescuers have been in contact with some trapped workers and have delivered supplies since the January 10 explosion at a new gold mine under construction in the eastern Shandong province.
The sanctions are largely symbolic but underscore Beijing’s antipathy toward a US administration it regarded as hostile.
The new president signed the orders just hours after taking the oath of office at the Capitol.
The poem, which she finished in the wake of the Capitol Hill riots, was about unity in the US.
US President Joseph R Biden Jr implored Americans to come together in an inauguration speech that highlighted several challenges he faces including the COVID-19 pandemic and rise of white supremacy.
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Biden later pledged to be "a president for all Americans".