COVID-19 EPIDEMIC GREECE
Government, experts on high alert as infections expected to reach 20,000, restrictions may be expedited
'A lot of young people are sick right now and will become even more ill in the coming days. If adolescents believe they have been exposed to the virus, they should not come into contact with their parents and grandparents,' said Health Minister Thanos Plevris.
Sarigiannis: If a total lockdown is imposed on 3 January it will last one month
'If there is a total lockdown beginning on 3 January, it will last one month, but if we reach 16 January then we believe that there will again be 6,000 new infections confirmed daily, then it will extend through March,' Sarigiannis said.
Northern Greece hospital ICU’s near capacity, vast majority unvaccinated
In the health ministry’s regular, nationally televised press conference today, Alternate Health Minister Mina Gaga presented graphs with stick figures illustrating the number of vaccinated and unvaccinated ICU patients in two regional public health units (YPE)
Editorial: Helping the have-nots and unable
During these festive days along with the joy and happiness of the holidays we see before our eyes – albeit sometimes almost imperceptibly or by association as the Alexandrian poet Cavafy would say – images of unhappiness and incapacity. We see images of defenceless and hungry children who have been forgotten by God, of lonely […]