Coronavirus live news: 20 cases linked to Trump rally; hope in Victoria after just one new case recorded

Minnesota authorities tackling rally-based ‘outbreak’; calls to ease restrictions in Australian state of Victoria; UK accuses Russia of trying to disrupt vaccine research

2.05am BST

Andrews says that there will be eased restrictions announced tomorrow.

“These numbers today are a credit to every single Victorian,” he says. “These restrictions are painful, there is hurt out there I know that.”

2.03am BST

Andrews is asked if the New Zealanders will be deported.

He says:

I won’t speculate on what might happen to them beyond this. I don’t have the power to deport people, nor do I have the power to limit people coming from other countries. That is done by the commonwealth.

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Source: The Guardian
Coronavirus live news: 20 cases linked to Trump rally; hope in Victoria after just one new case recorded