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New Zealand’s border quarantine has intercepted thousands of COVID cases, but is it time to retire the flawed system?

New Zealand’s system of managed quarantine at the border may soon be less important, but we could well need to stand it up again quickly if a new COVID-19 variant emerges.
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Auckland is likely to remain in strict lockdown for several more weeks to stamp out NZ’s Delta outbreak

Several superspreading events had likely infected more than 200 people before New Zealand’s Delta outbreak was detected and the country went into a strict lockdown last week.

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