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Coronavirus: North Dakota becomes 35th US state to require masks

North Dakota has become the 35th US state to require face coverings be worn in public, as governors across the country grapple with a surge in coronavirus infections that threatens to swamp their health care systems.North Dakota joined 38 other states this month in reporting record daily jumps in new cases, 17 others with record deaths and 25 others with a record number of COVID-19 patients in hospitals, according to a Reuters tally.Read the latest updates in our dedicated coronavirus section.“Our situation has changed, and we must change with it,” North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum said in a statement late …read more

Source:: Al Arabiya