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FACE MASKS MANDATORY STARTING THURSDAY: Emergency measure requires all in Longyearbyen to wear masks in shops, restaurants, airport, buses and taxis, large outdoor gatherings


Face masks will be required for everyone over 12 years old in most publicly accessible indoor locations and transport, as well as large outdoor gatherings, beginning at 6 a.m. Thursday after Longyearbyen city officials unanimously approved the mandate during an emergency meeting Wednesday.