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Panic-buying returns as Melbourne braces for lengthy lockdown

by Tania Lee MELBOURNE, Australia (AFP) Shoppers in Australia s second-biggest city stripped supermarket shelves Wednesday as millions in Melbourne prepared for a return to virus lockdown, with warnings the new restrictions will cost the economy Aus$1 billion a week. Five million residents were ordered back into a six-week lockdown beginning midnight Wednesday into Thursday as soaring community transmission of the coronavirus brings more than 100 new cases daily. A further 134 infections were detected [ ]


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