“If you take the four countries that went back a month ago, Austria, Czech Republic, Norway and Denmark – they’ve seen no rise in it and it’s continued to go down, despite the unlocking of the whole lockdown process,” he commented.
“The R0, the magic number, that even my grandchildren know about aged four, we live in a crazy world.
“Even those countries have seen no increase in their number of cases, which is fantastic. Sure, you get little blips
“Can we do the same here? Yes, I think we’re very socially responsible here. I think the public’s response has been great.”
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