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    France’s Hardening Defense of Cartoons of Muhammad Could Lead to ‘A Trap’

    Once denounced by French leaders, the images are now defended across the political spectrum, widening a divide with Muslim nations and leaving many French Muslims alienated.

    France and Germany Lock Down as Second Coronavirus Wave Grows

    The new steps are the toughest since the spring and follow added restrictions in Spain and Italy aimed at curbing the spread of the virus and easing the strain on hospitals.

    France to Smooth Snarled Testing Process as Virus Pressure Grows

    The country is now carrying out over one million tests weekly, but critics say getting results takes too long as cases surge and hospitalizations increase.

    In France, Live Theater Calls for Masked Actors and Creative Solutions

    The company Les Tréteaux de France has been meeting the challenges of social distancing with a variety of measures, including voice-overs and unusual settings.
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    Total confirmed cases
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    1,622,632
    Total confirmed cases
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    Total confirmed cases
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