Coronavirus live news: Brazil records more than 500,000 deaths from Covid; US has given more than 317,100,000 jabs – as it happened

Additional 2,301 fatalities push Brazil across grim milestone; US says 317,117,797 Covid vaccines have been administered

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Coronavirus live news: pandemic not over but accelerating, WHO warns; Poland to lift lockdown

Accelerating pandemic makes equitable access to vaccines crucial, WHO warns; Polish PM announces lifting of lockdown from next week

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Coronavirus live news: UK expands trial on mixing vaccines; France stops all flights from Brazil over variant fears

UK study to examine if vaccines can be safely mixed; French PM says P.1 variant is partly to blame for fuelling third wave in France

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Coronavirus live news: EMA denies establishing link between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots

Europe’s drug regulator denies finding connection between the AstraZeneca jab and rare blood clotting syndrome despite official’s claims earlier

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Coronavirus live news: Fauci says Americans may still be wearing masks in 2022; variant cases falling in UK

Fauci says other measures likely to be relaxed earlier; UK health secretary says cases of South African and Brazilian variant appear to be falling

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Coronavirus live updates: Bolsonaro hides Brazil death figures; pope warns Italians not to let their guard down

Philippines death toll passes 1,000; lockdown in Greece migrant camps extended; Panama reimposes curbs after rise in cases

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