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Majority building in Austria to require lockdown for unvaccinated

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A lockdown for people in Austria not vaccinated against the coronavirus grew more likely on Saturday as a majority of the country’s state governments indicated their support for such a plan, according to a report by the APA news agency. A meeting is set for Sunday between Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg, Health Minister Wolfgang Mueckstein and the heads of the states to set up the rules for such a system, which would then be approved by the legislature later on Sunday. The push comes as the country recorded yet another record count of more than 13,000 coronavirus cases on Saturday. Austria’s…

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