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2nd Jun 2020

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Bars and restaurants remain open in Sweden

Unlike most other EU countries, public life in Sweden has not yet stopped, despite the country's 3,700 coronavirus cases, and 110 deaths, Deutsche Welle reports. The government has not imposed social restrictions or confined people to their homes. Shops and restaurants are still open. EU citizens are still allowed to enter the country and large public events are still taking place, albeit with no more than 50 people.

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Beethoven vs Virus: How his birthplace Bonn is coping

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Bonn cancelled Beethoven: the much-anticipated 'Beethovenfest', as well as numerous concerts, exhibits and theatre performances were called off, some of the events were rescheduled for 2021.

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