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Swiss report more than 17,000 new coronavirus cases over weekend

Passengers wear protective masks as they leave a tram tram of public transport operator Verkehrsbetriebe Zurich

ZURICH (Reuters) – Coronavirus infections rose by 17,440 over the weekend, data https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/situation-schweiz-und-international.html from Swiss health authorities showed on Monday, as the government considers tightening restrictions meant to slow the accelerating spread of COVID-19.

The total confirmed cases in Switzerland and tiny neighbouring principality Liechtenstein rose to 121,093, and the death toll jumped by 37 to 1,914.

(Reporting by Michael Shields; Editing by Riham Alkousaa)

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