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A security guard wearing a face mask stands outside Windsor Castle as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, Britain, March 17, 2020. REUTERS/Paul Childs

A security guard wearing a face mask stands outside Windsor Castle as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, Britain, March 17, 2020. REUTERS/Paul Childs

A security guard wearing a face mask stands outside Windsor Castle as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, Britain, March 17, 2020. REUTERS/Paul Childs
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A message is displayed outside the Theatre Royal, Newcastle after the cancellation of shows due to the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world, in Newcastle, Britain, March 17. REUTERS/Lee Smith

A message is displayed outside the Theatre Royal, Newcastle after the cancellation of shows due to the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world, in Newcastle, Britain, March 17. REUTERS/Lee Smith

A message is displayed outside the Theatre Royal, Newcastle after the cancellation of shows due to the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world, in Newcastle, Britain, March 17. REUTERS/Lee Smith
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People enter an Iceland store in the Kennedy Centre opening one hour early to allow elderly shoppers to buy food as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in Belfast, Northern Ireland, March 17. REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff

People enter an Iceland store in the Kennedy Centre opening one hour early to allow elderly shoppers to buy food as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in Belfast, Northern Ireland, March 17. REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff

People enter an Iceland store in the Kennedy Centre opening one hour early to allow elderly shoppers to buy food as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in Belfast, Northern Ireland, March 17. REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
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Phil Baker and his wife Lette, who live in Nottingham, drink beer accompanied by their English Pointer dog Freya at the Duke on the Green Pub in Parsons Green during a walking holiday in London as the coronavirus disease outbreak continues, in London, Britain March 16. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

Phil Baker and his wife Lette, who live in Nottingham, drink beer accompanied by their English Pointer dog Freya at the Duke on the Green Pub in Parsons Green during a walking holiday in London as the coronavirus disease outbreak continues, in...more

Phil Baker and his wife Lette, who live in Nottingham, drink beer accompanied by their English Pointer dog Freya at the Duke on the Green Pub in Parsons Green during a walking holiday in London as the coronavirus disease outbreak continues, in London, Britain March 16. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs
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A protective mask is seen on a path way, as a pedestrian walks with a toilet paper in Silvertown, London, Britain March 16. REUTERS/Steven Watt

A protective mask is seen on a path way, as a pedestrian walks with a toilet paper in Silvertown, London, Britain March 16. REUTERS/Steven Watt

A protective mask is seen on a path way, as a pedestrian walks with a toilet paper in Silvertown, London, Britain March 16. REUTERS/Steven Watt
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A woman wearing a protective face mask walks out of an underground tube station in the City of London financial district, whilst British stocks tumble as investors fear that the coronavirus outbreak could stall the global economy, London, Britain, March 9. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A woman wearing a protective face mask walks out of an underground tube station in the City of London financial district, whilst British stocks tumble as investors fear that the coronavirus outbreak could stall the global economy, London, Britain,...more

A woman wearing a protective face mask walks out of an underground tube station in the City of London financial district, whilst British stocks tumble as investors fear that the coronavirus outbreak could stall the global economy, London, Britain, March 9. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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A man stands next to shelves empty of fresh meat in a supermarket, as the number of worldwide coronavirus cases continues to grow, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A man stands next to shelves empty of fresh meat in a supermarket, as the number of worldwide coronavirus cases continues to grow, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A man stands next to shelves empty of fresh meat in a supermarket, as the number of worldwide coronavirus cases continues to grow, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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A man wearing a protective mask sits in front of paintings inside the National Gallery as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A man wearing a protective mask sits in front of paintings inside the National Gallery as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A man wearing a protective mask sits in front of paintings inside the National Gallery as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Restaurant seats stand empty in Covent Garden in London, March 13. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Restaurant seats stand empty in Covent Garden in London, March 13. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Restaurant seats stand empty in Covent Garden in London, March 13. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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A medical worker carries out a test at a Coronavirus drive-through test centre at Parson's Green Medical Centre in London, March 5. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A medical worker carries out a test at a Coronavirus drive-through test centre at Parson's Green Medical Centre in London, March 5. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A medical worker carries out a test at a Coronavirus drive-through test centre at Parson's Green Medical Centre in London, March 5. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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An Ebbsfleet Town fan wears a protective facemask as he drinks with fellow supporters ahead of their Soccer match against Halifax Town in Halifax, Britain March 14. REUTERS/Phil Noble

An Ebbsfleet Town fan wears a protective facemask as he drinks with fellow supporters ahead of their Soccer match against Halifax Town in Halifax, Britain March 14. REUTERS/Phil Noble

An Ebbsfleet Town fan wears a protective facemask as he drinks with fellow supporters ahead of their Soccer match against Halifax Town in Halifax, Britain March 14. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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A man wears a mask while sitting on a bus, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in central London, March 14. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A man wears a mask while sitting on a bus, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in central London, March 14. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A man wears a mask while sitting on a bus, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in central London, March 14. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Dulwich Hamlet fans celebrate a goal as the game against Hemel Hempstead goes ahead despite many football matches in the UK suspended due to the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world at Champion Hill, London, March 14. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Dulwich Hamlet fans celebrate a goal as the game against Hemel Hempstead goes ahead despite many football matches in the UK suspended due to the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world at Champion Hill, London, March 14. REUTERS/Simon...more

Dulwich Hamlet fans celebrate a goal as the game against Hemel Hempstead goes ahead despite many football matches in the UK suspended due to the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world at Champion Hill, London, March 14. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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A man wearing a protective face mask walks through central London, March 4. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A man wearing a protective face mask walks through central London, March 4. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A man wearing a protective face mask walks through central London, March 4. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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Players sing songs in the changing room after their game of park football at Hackney Marshes in London, March 15. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

Players sing songs in the changing room after their game of park football at Hackney Marshes in London, March 15. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

Players sing songs in the changing room after their game of park football at Hackney Marshes in London, March 15. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh
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A man in a protective suit cleans a handrail as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A man in a protective suit cleans a handrail as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A man in a protective suit cleans a handrail as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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People walk through a sparsely populated Tate Modern as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

People walk through a sparsely populated Tate Modern as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

People walk through a sparsely populated Tate Modern as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Commuters are seen as on a bus on Whitehall as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Commuters are seen as on a bus on Whitehall as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Commuters are seen as on a bus on Whitehall as the number of coronavirus cases grows around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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People travel on a boat on the River Thames, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

People travel on a boat on the River Thames, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

People travel on a boat on the River Thames, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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People, some wearing protective face masks, walk over London Bridge, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People, some wearing protective face masks, walk over London Bridge, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People, some wearing protective face masks, walk over London Bridge, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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A person on a bus is seen wearing a protective face mask, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person on a bus is seen wearing a protective face mask, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person on a bus is seen wearing a protective face mask, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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People, some wearing protective face masks, walk over London Bridge, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People, some wearing protective face masks, walk over London Bridge, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People, some wearing protective face masks, walk over London Bridge, as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide continues to grow, in London, March 16. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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People wearing protective face masks stand next to empty shelves in a supermarket, as the number of worldwide coronavirus cases continues to grow, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People wearing protective face masks stand next to empty shelves in a supermarket, as the number of worldwide coronavirus cases continues to grow, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People wearing protective face masks stand next to empty shelves in a supermarket, as the number of worldwide coronavirus cases continues to grow, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Empty shelves are seen at a supermarket amid concerns over the coronavirus spread in Hertford, Britain, March 15. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge

Empty shelves are seen at a supermarket amid concerns over the coronavirus spread in Hertford, Britain, March 15. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge

Empty shelves are seen at a supermarket amid concerns over the coronavirus spread in Hertford, Britain, March 15. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge
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A woman wears a mask as she walks past a poster, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in central London, March 14. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A woman wears a mask as she walks past a poster, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in central London, March 14. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A woman wears a mask as she walks past a poster, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in central London, March 14. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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British nationals from the cruise ship Grand Princess are pictured on a bus after disembarking from a plane at Birmingham Airport, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in Birmingham, Britain March 11. REUTERS/John Sibley

British nationals from the cruise ship Grand Princess are pictured on a bus after disembarking from a plane at Birmingham Airport, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in Birmingham, Britain March 11. REUTERS/John Sibley

British nationals from the cruise ship Grand Princess are pictured on a bus after disembarking from a plane at Birmingham Airport, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in Birmingham, Britain March 11. REUTERS/John Sibley
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A medical worker carries out a test at a Coronavirus drive-through test centre at Parson's Green Medical Centre in London, March 5. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A medical worker carries out a test at a Coronavirus drive-through test centre at Parson's Green Medical Centre in London, March 5. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A medical worker carries out a test at a Coronavirus drive-through test centre at Parson's Green Medical Centre in London, March 5. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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Empty shelves of toilet roll and tissue inside a supermarket, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Empty shelves of toilet roll and tissue inside a supermarket, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Empty shelves of toilet roll and tissue inside a supermarket, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in London, March 15. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Empty pitches are seen on Hackney Marshes in London, March 15. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

Empty pitches are seen on Hackney Marshes in London, March 15. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

Empty pitches are seen on Hackney Marshes in London, March 15. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh
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Players walk back to the dressing room after the match between Sunderland and Stoke City went ahead despite the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world in Sunderland, Britain, March 15. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

Players walk back to the dressing room after the match between Sunderland and Stoke City went ahead despite the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world in Sunderland, Britain, March 15. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

Players walk back to the dressing room after the match between Sunderland and Stoke City went ahead despite the number of coronavirus cases growing around the world in Sunderland, Britain, March 15. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith
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General view of the action during the Herts Advertiser senior Knockout Cup match between Skew Bridge FC v Brookmans Park in Verulamium Park, St Albans, Britain, March 15. Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra

General view of the action during the Herts Advertiser senior Knockout Cup match between Skew Bridge FC v Brookmans Park in Verulamium Park, St Albans, Britain, March 15. Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra

General view of the action during the Herts Advertiser senior Knockout Cup match between Skew Bridge FC v Brookmans Park in Verulamium Park, St Albans, Britain, March 15. Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra
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A man wearing a protective mask travels on the underground tube in the midst of a coronavirus disease outbreak in London, March 13. REUTERS/Gabrielle Fonseca Johnson

A man wearing a protective mask travels on the underground tube in the midst of a coronavirus disease outbreak in London, March 13. REUTERS/Gabrielle Fonseca Johnson

A man wearing a protective mask travels on the underground tube in the midst of a coronavirus disease outbreak in London, March 13. REUTERS/Gabrielle Fonseca Johnson
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