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NZ reports 5,630 new Covid cases

Wellington, June 21 (UNI/Xinhua) New Zealand recorded 5,630 new community cases of COVID-19 with 17 more deaths, the Ministry of Health said on Tuesday.
Among the new community infections, 1,663 were reported in the largest city Auckland, the ministry said.
In addition, 65 new cases of COVID-19 were detected at the New Zealand border.
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