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  1. A worker dressed in personal protective equipment disposes of rubbish outside a public housing towe

    Australia's Victoria state marks week of triple-digit COVID-19 cases

    Australia's Victoria state reported 273 new cases of the coronavirus and another COVID-19 death on Sunday, marking a week of triple-digit ...
  2. Emergency workers prepare to help residents on day four of a lockdown, amid the coronavirus disease

    COVID-19: Melbourne wakes to another lockdown as more state borders close

    Five million Australians in the country's second largest city Melbourne woke up under strict stay-at-home rules on Thursday as authorities ...
  3. Australian authorities are rushing to contain a worsening coronavirus outbreak in Victoria state

    Australia deploys police, army to enforce border closure amid COVID-19 outbreak

    Hundreds of police officers and army troops are being deployed to enforce the closure of the busy border between Australia's two most populous ...
  4. People in Melbourne will be allowed to leave their homes only for work or school, to exercise, or to

    Melbourne imposes lockdown on about 320,000 people to stop COVID-19 spike

    The Australian state of Victoria introduced the country's first lockdown measures specifically targeted at local suburban areas after a spike in ...
  5. A long queue of cars wait at a drive-through COVID-19 testing site located in a shopping centre

    Australia calls military in after COVID-19 surge

    Australia's military was called in Wednesday to help tackle a coronavirus outbreak in Melbourne -- a surge in infections that has rattled the ...
  6. The first day of eased coronavirus disease (COVID-19) restrictions in Sydney

    As Australia slowly relaxes lockdown, Victoria battles COVID-19 clusters

    Struggling to curb the spread of the coronavirus while the rest of Australia has begun relaxing a two-month lockdown, Victoria state on Saturday ...