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Australia’s prime minister is pushing a plan to end lockdowns and reopen Australia – insisting that ‘Covid normal’ can begin when national adult vaccination rates reach to 70% to 80%.
The government insists the plan is safe, and is based on ‘the best medical, science and economic research in the world’.
That’s all from me, Alex Mistlin on the Guardian’s global coronavirus live blog.
Hope it’s been a good one wherever you are. I’m leaving you in the capable hands of my colleague Nadeem Badshah.
Read the original article at The Guardian