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Coronavirus cases in Netherlands jump by record of almost 13,000-official data

The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Coronavirus cases in the Netherlands jumped by nearly 13,000 in 24 hours, hitting a new record for the second day in a row, data released by Dutch health authorities on Thursday showed.

The steep increase in infections comes just days after a tough, five-week lockdown was imposed in the Netherlands, where more than 10,000 people have died of COVID-19 during the pandemic.

(Reporting by Bart Meijer; Editing by Alex Richardson)

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