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    • Global virus rules vary for Christmas: Tough, mild or none at all

      Global virus rules vary for Christmas: Tough, mild or none at all

      In Peru, you can’t drive your car on Christmas. In Lebanon, you can go to a nightclub, but you can’t dance. In South Africa, roadblocks instead of beach parties will mark this year’s festive season. How many people can you share a Christmas meal with? France recommends no more than six, in Chile it’s 15, and in Brazil it’s as many as you want. Meanwhile, Italy’s mind-boggling, color-coded holiday virus rules change almost every day for the next two weeks, AP noted.

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    • Merry Covid-19 Christmas

      Merry Covid-19 Christmas

      Christmas is approaching overshadowed by pandemic fears across the globe. Do you know the most common inquiry received by the World Health Organisation (WHO)? Millions asked if Santa has taken a vaccine shot. And this is not a joke. The WHO was forced to come out with an official statement saying that Santa is well and untouched by the virus - the opposite would have been dreadful, having in mind Santa's age.

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    • Pandemic calls off Christmas markets in Europe

      Pandemic calls off Christmas markets in Europe

      2020 has been a year filled with canceled or indefinitely postponed in-person events as the world continues the “new normal” lifestyle due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. And the European plazas where people would usually gather at crowded stalls to partake in hot mulled wine, gingerbread, sausages and other delicacies have remained just empty squares this year. 

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    • EU will waive COVID travel restrictions for Santa Claus

      EU will waive COVID travel restrictions for Santa Claus

      The Christmas lights are already up, the shops are full of decorations and children all over the world are up to high doh, because it’s nearly time for Santa Claus to come down the chimney. But it’s all a bit complicated this year because travel is heavily restricted and children have had the importance of following the coronavirus restrictions drummed into them all year.

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