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Skolor stänger i Portugal

Antalet coronasmittade fortsätter att stiga i Portugal. På bilden syns ambulanser utanför ett sjukhus i Lissabon. Arkivbild.
Antalet coronasmittade fortsätter att stiga i Portugal. På bilden syns ambulanser utanför ett sjukhus i Lissabon. Arkivbild. Foto: Armando Franca/AP/TT

Pandemin slår hårt i Europa. I Portugal har antalet coronasmittade fortsatt att skjuta i höjden.

Nu stängs landets skolor i 15 dagar.

Föräldraorganisationer, studenter och oppositionen har under en tid uppmanat regeringen att stänga skolorna.

Och nu har regeringen beslutat att alla skolor och universitet ska vara stängda i 15 dagar från fredag.

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