PARIS

France has seen spiking numbers both in fatalities and infections, but the country continues to wage its own private war against coronavirus epidemic.

Tuesday marks the second wave of confinement in France, a measure President Emmanuel Macron put in place on March 17 to curb the spread of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization. The lockdown was extended until April 15 in an announcement Sunday evening by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe.

But the French are nothing if not united. To meet the critical need for lifesaving medical supplies, Macron will visit PME

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