Virus count revised, new clusters emerge as France reopens

An empty terrace of a restaurant is pictured in Paris, Thursday, May 28, 2020. France is reopening its restaurants, bars and cafes starting next week as the country eases most restrictions amid the coronavirus crisis. Edouard Philippe defended the gradual lifting of lockdown up to now, saying the strategy was meant to avoid provoking a second wave. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PARIS —France’s national health agency reported a sudden jump in new virus infections — just an hour after the prime minister announced a sweeping national reopening plan.