Coronavirus live: UK airports set for busiest weekend since pandemic; clashes at Sydney anti-lockdown protests

Thousands of travellers will leave the UK this weekend as school holidays begin for millions

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Germany has reported 1,919 new cases, taking its total to 3,754,511 Data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases shows that the death toll rose by 28 to 91,520.

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Police in Sydney, Australia, are dealing with an anti-lockdown rally, for which thousands of people have gathered to demonstrate against the city’s month-long stay-at-home orders.

The unmasked participants marched from Sydney’s Victoria Park to Town Hall in the central business district, carrying signs calling for “freedom” and what they believe to be “the truth”.

There was a heavy police presence in Sydney, including mounted police and riot officers in response to what authorities said was unauthorised protest activity. Police confirmed several arrests had been made after objects were thrown at officers.

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