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President Rodrigo Duterte has placed Metro Manila and other high-risk areas back to a modified enhanced community quarantine for 15 days effective Tuesday, August 4, 2020 amid the COVID-19 threat.

In a briefing on Sunday night, Duterte said that the National Capital Region and the provinces of Bulacan, Laguna, Cavite, and Rizal under the MECQ until August 18.

Duterte made the decision on Sunday night on the recommendation of the Cabinet led by Health Secretary Francisco Duque III.

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