The UK will be quarantined due to an increase in the number of patients with coronavirus, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in an address to the nation. The broadcast was hosted by the BBC.
The measure will take effect on November 4 and will last at least a month, until December 2.
The Prime Minister introduced the following restrictions in Britain:
Johnson said that in the face of the pandemic, there is a constant struggle and balance between the lives of citizens and their livelihoods, which any government must provide. He added that life should come first, but that the long-term impact of these measures on the economy should not be forgotten either.
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