Title:Shoppers empty supermarket shelves in France amid coronavirus outbreak
Date:13th March 2020
Summary:PARIS, FRANCE (MARCH 13, 2020) (VIDEO OBTAINED BY REUTERS)
PEOPLE WALKING IN CARREFOUR SUPERMARKET WITH SHOPPING CARTS
SHELVES OF PASTA ALMOST EMPTY
PEOPLE WITH SHOPPING CARTS FILLED WITH PROVISIONS
CART FILLED WITH PROVISION
AISLE WITH SHELVES FILLED WITH WINE
PEOPLE QUEUING UP WITH CARTS
PEOPLE PUSHING THEIR CARTS OUT OF SUPERMARKET
MAN FILLING UP CAR TRUNK WITH PROVISIONS
Story Text: Parisians stocked up on provisions and cleared shelves of dry goods like pasta and bread on Friday (March 13) as France is set to close all schools, nurseries and universities next week to try to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
At a large Carrefour supermarket in Paris, shoppers were seen filling their trolleys and cars.
French President Emmanuel Macron has called the outbreak the nation's worst public health crisis in a century.
(Production: Yiming Woo)
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