Covid-19 UK variant impacting case numbers in EU member states

The Covid-19 variant found in the UK is impacting case numbers in EU member states, resulting in some countries implementing tighter restrictions.

A curfew has been introduced in France, along with a ban on domestic travel as the country goes into another lockdown.

Shona Murray, Europe Correspondent with Euronews, says the B117 variant is now responsible for the majority of new cases in many EU countries.