coronavirus

Coronavirus Cases Spike to 1,400 in Greece on Thursday

A total of 1,400 cases of Covid-19 were diagnosed in Greece on Thursday, spiking sharply yet again after the country recorded 755 cases of the virus just one day earlier, on Wednesday. The cases diagnosed on Tuesday represent 645 more...

Intubations Rise in Greece as Millions of New Vaccine Doses Set to Arrive

Intubations have risen in Greece in the last 24 hours, health authorities announced on Wednesday. The total number of intubated patients in the country rose to 313.

Moderna to Send 300 Million More Vaccine Doses to EU in 2021, 2022

The European Commission announced today that it has reached an agreement with Moderna to supply an additional 150 million doses of its Covid-19 vaccine this year, almost doubling the number of doses it has secured for 2021 from the...

Pfizer to Send 200 Million Additional Doses of Vaccine to EU

Pfizer and BioNTech have agreed to supply an additional 200 million doses of their coronavirus vaccine to the European Union, the companies announced on Wednesday. This massive shipment will be sent in addition to the 300 million doses the pharmaceutical...

Coronavirus Cases Jump to 1,121 in Greece Tuesday

A total of 1,121 cases of Covid-19 were diagnosed in Greece on Tuesday, spiking sharply yet again as the country was blanketed with a thick layer of snow. The cases diagnosed on Tuesday represent 423 more than those recorded in...

Thessaloniki Wastewater Shows Alarming Spike in Viral Load

Researchers from Thessaloniki's Aristotle University on Tuesday announced that they had discovered an alarming spike in the amount of coronavirus detected in the city's wastewater. This measurement, which tracks the presence of the virus in the population as a whole,...

Covid-19: 698 Cases, Record Vaccinations Monday Despite Snow

A total of 698 cases of Covid-19 were diagnosed in Greece on Monday, 36 more than the 662 cases that were recorded in the country just one day earlier, on Sunday, but far fewer than the 1,000+ that had been...

Cyprus, Israel Reach Agreement on Vaccine Certificate System

The Mediterranean nations of Cyprus and Israel announced they reached an agreement on Sunday which calls for citizens who can show that they have been vaccinated against the coronavirus to travel freely between the two countries -- without any...

Pfizer Vaccine Shows Amazing Results in Israel

Israel reported on Sunday a 94% drop in symptomatic COVID-19 infections among 600,000 people who had received two doses of the Pfizer vaccine. The Health maintenance organization (HMO) called Clalit, which covers more than half of all Israelis, said the same group...

662 Cases of Covid-19 Diagnosed in Greece, 301 Intubations Sunday

A total of 662 cases of Covid-19 were diagnosed in Greece on Sunday, 560 fewer than the 1,222 cases recorded in the country just one day earlier, on Saturday. Just over half of Greece’s cases were diagnosed in Attica, where...