New Zealand Extends Auckland Lockdown As Delta Variant Outbreak Continues To Grow

New Zealand Extends Auckland Lockdown As Delta Variant Outbreak Continues To Grow

10/18/2021 9:50:00 AM

New Zealand Extends Auckland Lockdown As Delta Variant Outbreak Continues To Grow

Earlier this month, the New Zealand government admitted that its zero-Covid strategy was no longer feasible in the face of the highly infectious delta variant of the coronavirus.

ToplineNew Zealand has extended the ongoing lockdown of its largest city Auckland for two more weeks amid an unrelenting delta variant-fueled Covid-19 outbreak, a move that comes at a time when the country is looking to rapidly vaccinate its population as it moves away from its ‘zero-Covid’ strategy.

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks during her post-Cabinet press conference at Parliament in... [+]Getty ImagesKey FactsNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Monday that there will be no changes to the stringent lockdown measures—which have been in place for over two months—for at least two more weeks.

Ardern said the measures are being kept in place to minimize cases while the vaccine uptake rises and any “interim easing” would impact that plan.New Zealand reported 60 new local Covid-19 cases on Monday, 57 of which were in Auckland.Acknowledging the need for clarity about the path out of lockdown, Ardern said she and her government would lay out a new framework for mitigating outbreaks on Friday which would include a vaccination target before it goes into effect.

Ardern noted that the vaccination target for the new measures to go into effect will be very high and a vaccination pass system would be put in place.Big Number Read more: Forbes »

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90% vaccination in New. Vaccine don't work. I thought she was woman of the year! horrible