France urges masks on public transport

Updated June 27 2022 - 7:21pm, first published 7:19pm
New coronavirus infections have been steadily rising since the end of May in France.

People in France should start wearing masks again in crowded areas, especially in public transport, as the country has to deal with a new wave of COVID-19 infections fuelled by new variants of the disease, Health Minister Brigitte Bourguignon says.