NSW Covid update: 170 new cases as army prepares to enforce Sydney lockdown compliance
There are 58 Covid-19 patients in intensive care connected to the Sydney outbreak, with 24 ventilated
There are 58 Covid-19 patients in NSW in intensive care, with 24 ventilated.The 170 positive cases was the result of more than 95,000 tests conducted in the 24 hours to 8pm on Thursday.Sign up to receive an email with the top stories from Guardian Australia every morning
Sign up to receive the top stories from Guardian Australia every morningDefence minister Peter Dutton earlier said people shouldn’t be intimidated by the presence of 300 ADF personnel in the streets of eight western and southwest Sydney council areas.
“All of us feel for those in lockdown in NSW, we want people to be out of lockdown and back to their normal lives as quickly as possible,” Dutton told reporters on Friday.“I want the presence of the ADF personnel to be a message of reassurance.”Read more headtopics.com
Police will also target businesses across the city breaching public health orders, including those in the construction industry allowed to reopen from Saturday.Their efforts will be supported in the coming days by the ADF members, who are deploying on Friday for training before beginning work on Monday.
Police commissioner Mick Fuller told ABC radio on Friday the presence of the ADF would help officers double their workload, particularly for checking close contacts are isolating.Quick GuideHow to get the latest news from Guardian Australia Read more: The Guardian »
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Why does this man hate his citizens? Where’s the nations quarantine facilities? ScottMorrisonMP Is she single? I'd like to lock that down I would like to know is the army and police vaccinated ? MorrisonFailure MorrisonVaccineFail This sentence sure had a twist ending Ejército Australiano tomara posesión de control pandemia en Sidney.... Allí se toman en serio la salud de su gente..
When is she going to order the troops to fire at the virus? good luck
NSW Covid update: record high of 239 cases and increased fines for not wearing masks – video Gladys Berejiklian provides an update on New South Wales ’ Covid-19 lockdown as 239 new cases recorded good luck Why does it take some conservative governments so long to learn from reality (and others' experiences). With Covid you need to go hard early. NSW went weak and now they pay for longer. Totally avoidable. When the boarders open again, the cases will surge. This is just delaying the inevitable
Australia Covid: Sydney records worst day yet for cases as police get toughPolice minister says residents have ‘had a gutful’ of people flouting the rules, with fines for not wearing a mask now rising to $500
Just 39% of NSW residents over 70 are fully vaccinated against Covid, despite push for jabs New South Wales is trailing much of Australia in getting the elderly vaccinated, new government figures reveal Pitiful - I thought the US was bad! :O wow! So slow, that's crazy
NSW health minister Brad Hazzard criticises Alan Jones’s commentary on Covid-19 – videoBrad Hazzard says people who chose not to take the vaccine are ‘extremely selfish’ good Samsung leaks: Z Fold3’s S Pen case, Z Flip3 renders, and water resistance leaks Samsung announces One UI 4.0 beta (based on Android 12), Galaxy S21 trio is getting it first Cheers Brad only 20 years too fucking late
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