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Netherlands send first nationwide warning SMS over coronavirus

Monday 23 March 2020 | 09:42 CET | News
The Dutch government activated the NL-Alert system on 22 March to remind residents of the need to practice social distancing in order to limit the spread of the coronavirus. This is the first time the system has been used to send a nationwide emergency message to all phones in the country. Normally it is used only for local situations.  

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