Monday, October 25, 2021

Morrison hits back at opposition over his roadmap out of covid

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has hit back at opposition from state premiers over the country’s roadmap back to pre-pandemic life, saying the days of pursuing an elimination strategy for Covid 19 are over.
“Any state and territory that thinks that somehow they can protect themselves from COVID with the Delta strain forever, that’s just absurd,” Mr Morrison told Today.
The prime minister said you only needed to look at what was happening in New Zealand to prove striving for COVID-zero was not a realistic option with the Delta strain.

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