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Greece Announces 1,152 New Coronavirus Cases; Seven Deaths

Greek health authorities announced on Monday that there were 1,152 new coronavirus cases diagnosed in the country over the last day and seven deaths had occurred in those who suffered with the disease. Ninety-six of the new cases were found...

European Data Considers Coronavirus Risk in Greece Mainly Low to Medium

According to data released by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) on Friday, much of Greece is at a "low" or "medium" risk level for Covid-19. The ECDC records the epidemiological burden across Europe, and classifies either...

UK Takes Crete off Coronavirus Isolation List; Greece Considered "Low-Risk" Country

On Thursday, the UK took the Greek island of Crete off its list of areas from which returning British travelers must isolate. According to the UK government's website gov.uk, as of 4 AM, Sunday October 18, those returning from Crete...

Greek Hospitals Short on Supplies, Drugs

As Greece prepares to give its banks 50 billion euros ($64.6 billion) and pay some eight billion euros ($10.34 billion) in back bills to creditors, the country’s hospitals are suffering dire shortages of critical equipment, including gloves and gowns,...

EU Warns Greek Health Officials of HIV Spike

With health care services being cut back in debt-crunched Greece, European health officials have warned that a sudden outbreak of the AIDS-causing virus HIV could become dangerous unless urgent measures are taken. The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control...