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Wednesday, 25th March 2020, 7:09 pm

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Coronavirus live blog, March 25

Last updated: Thursday, 01 January, 1970, 01:00

  • Global cases exceed 400,000 as deaths approach 20,000
  • WHO warns that the pandemic is "accelerating", and the US could become the next hotspot
  • Parliament expected to adjourn early for Easter once emergency coronavirus legislation has been approved
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