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Lockdown Merkel hopes to agree with state leaders would start on Nov. 2: Bild

FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures during the weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin, Germany, October 28, 2020. Kay Nietfeld/Pool via REUTERS

BERLIN (Reuters) - A nationwide lockdown that Chancellor Angela Merkel is hoping to agree with the premiers of Germany’s states on Wednesday would start on Nov. 2, German newspaper Bild reported.

A draft resolution seen by Reuters earlier had said the circuit-breaker lockdown would begin on Nov. 4.

Reporting by Michelle Adair; Editing by Maria Sheahan

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