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New Zealand hits 100 days with no community coronavirus transmission

New Zealand says the country has 1,219 confirmed cases of Covid-19 with just 21 active infections—all of which are isolated. But the bigger milestone is the nation reaching its 100th day without any community transmission and all new infections coming from abroad. How did New Zealand do it? Hard and early restrictions, and a whole lot of testing.

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