New Zealand Stamps Out the Virus. For a Second Time.

New Zealand Stamps Out the Virus. For a Second Time.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who is facing re-election, called the country’s reopening a validation of its “go hard, go early” response. The first time New Zealand thought it had eliminated the coronavirus from its isolated shores, a mysterious outbreak in its largest city shattered any sense of victory over a tenacious foe.

By Miki