Boris Johnson announces national lockdown

British PM makes statement announcing new measures to try to restrict the spread of Covid-19.

Arutz Sheva Staff ,

Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered a new national lockdown for England to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Under the new rules, people will only be able to leave their homes for specific reasons. The measures are expected to stay in place until mid-February.

Among the new restrictions are the closure of all schools and universities, Students will learn from home instead.