France aims for 700,000 coronavirus tests each week in May

Associated Press |
Published: 04.28.20 , 18:07
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has outlined a plan to fight the coronavirus by testing everyone who has come in contact with an infected person.
He says when a person tests positive, individuals that have been close contact with that person - regardless of whether they have any symptoms or not, will be tested.
He says France aims for at least 700,000 tests each week a when lock down restrictions begin to ease on May 11.