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EU agrees coronavirus recovery plan

Japan cases rise

Scaled-down hajj to start on 29 July

Brazil to test Chinese coronavirus vaccine

Australia reduces economic support for those affected by pandemic


Two Australian states fighting to contain outbreaks

New Zealand reports one new case of Covid-19 in a returned traveller


WHO warns over Covid-19’s spread in Africa


Markets rise on vaccine news and hope of EU Covid-19 recovery deal

Brazil passes 80,000 deaths

EU set to reach coronavirus recovery plan deal

Trump backs face masks where social distancing is not possible