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Asia Today: Vietnam to test high-risk groups in largest city

Jun. 04, 2021 03:53 AM EDT

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam plans to test high-risk groups in its largest city for the coronavirus and imposed more restrictions Monday to deal with a growing COVID-19 outbreak. People in Ho Chi Minh City are only allowed to leave home for necessary activities and...

The Latest: Australia court upholds ban on pandemic travel

May. 31, 2021 23:21 PM EDT

CANBERRA, Australia — An Australian court has rejected a challenge to the federal government’s draconian power to prevent most citizens from leaving the country so they don’t bring the coronavirus home. Most Australians have been stranded in their home nation for...