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Joe Biden and Kamala Harris pay tribute to Covid victims and light lanterns at National Mall as death toll passes 400K

1 month ago   |   By The Sun


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Biden and Harris hold vigil for 400,000 COVID-19 dead as bells toll across US - video

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have honoured the more than 400,000 Americans who have died from Covid-19 at a lighting ceremony in Washington. ‘Between sundown and dusk, let us shine the lights in the darkness along the sacred pool of reflection, remember all whom we lost,' Biden said. Lori Marie Key, a nurse from Michigan, sang Amazing Grace and the gospel singer Yolanda Adams sang Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah. The memorial took place at the Reflecting Pool at the Lincoln Memorial, with 400 lights placed around the pool to commemorate the 400,000 American victims of the pandemic. The memorial...
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Coronavirus live news: Germany extends partial lockdown as UK suffers record daily Covid deaths

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Germany extends lockdown to 14 February and tightens restrictions ; US deaths pass 400,000 ; US suffers record daily deaths Biden holds memorial for 400,000 Americans who have died of Covid-19 Israel warns single Covid jab ‘less effective than we thought' Germany extends lockdown amid concern over variants Japan's hospitals close to collapse as serious Covid cases soar
See all our coronavirus coverage 11.39pm GMT Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday that Germany is extending its pandemic restrictions, including the closure of schools and stores, until mid-February amid concerns that new...
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Joe Biden and Kamala Harris pray for the COVID dead as grim total passes 400,000 in US

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris pray for the COVID dead as grim total passes 400,000 in US

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris used their first joint appearance in Washington D.C. Tuesday to mark the loss of more than 400,000 American lives to COVID - hours after the grim total was reached
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