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# covid outbreak

Last year
University Hospital Limerick announce visiting ban due to Covid-19 outbreak
The hospital said three wards are currently affected, but they have restricted visits to all inpatient wards as a precautionary measure.
All time
Cloverhill Prison confirms mass testing for Covid-19 as prisoner tests positive
The Irish Prison Service said the HSE has agreed to undertake mass testing of all its staff and prisoners.
Putin says dozens of inner circle infected with coronavirus
The Russian leader said the infections were extensive.
Hospital chief says Ireland on 'upward curve' of fourth wave of Covid-19 infections
Patients aren’t becoming as sick as during the third wave, Tony Canavan said.
Australia's Melbourne and surrounding Victoria ordered into five-day lockdown
The largely Covid-free country is trying to halt an outbreak of the Delta variant.