Coronavirus latest: 23 March at a glance

A summary of the biggest developments in the global coronavirus outbreak

Boris Johnson will order police to enforce a strict coronavirus lockdown, with a ban on gatherings of more than two people and strict limits on exercise. After days of being accused of sending mixed messages about what the public should do, the prime minister ratcheted up Britain’s response with an address to the nation on Monday evening, warning that people “must stay at home”, and will only be allowed outside to buy food or medication, exercise alone once a day, or to travel to work if absolutely necessary.

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