Week 22-29/02/2020: Coronavirus in Greece now too


Coronavarius covid-19 made eventually its appearance in Greece. Up until now, 7 cases have been confirmed, all of them are hospitalized, remain in isolation and none of them is in danger. The first infections have sparked a lot of discussion on what are the appropriate precautionary measures. In an initiative that was deemed by many as unproportionate, the government ordered the cancelation of the carnival festivities that were scheduled for the weekend.