Thousands of people, masked and tested for the virus, pack inside a Paris concert hall as part of a public health experiment to…
Thousands of concertgoers, masked and tested for the virus, pack AccorHotels Arena in Paris as part of a public health experiment to prepare the country to host big events again, in Paris, May 29, 2021.

PARIS - France reported Saturday that the number of people in intensive care units with COVID-19 had fallen by 76 to 3,028, while the overall number of people in hospital with the disease had fallen by 425 to 16,847.

Both numbers have been on a downward trend in recent weeks.

While reporting 10,675 new cases, the health ministry also announced 68 new coronavirus deaths in hospitals and said there had been 487,309 COVID-19 vaccine injections over the past 24 hours.

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