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Coronavirus: bells ring out in Paris, Lyon and Lille to mark Annunciation Day


Church bells at Saint-Jean in Lyon, the Sacré-Coeur in Paris and Saint-Maurice in Lille ring for ten minutes to mark Annunciation Day. The Christian religious day falls on what is the ninth day of lockdown in France to fight the coronavirus pandemic. (COMPLETES VID1Q66IA_EN) IMAGES

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