Kluge said that 11 countries within the Europe region, which includes parts of central Asia, including Armenia, Albania, Ukraine and Sweden had "accelerated transmission that if left unchecked will push health systems to the brink once again." … [Read more...] about Sweden rejects WHO coronavirus risk warning
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08:28 The number of jobless workers in Germany in May increased by 169,000 compared to April, according to new statistics. The Federal Employment Agency (BA) reported that there were 2.813 million registered unemployed people in Germany, 577,000 more compared with May 2019. The percentage of the population who are registered unemployed rose by 0.3% to 6.1%. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus updates: Germany to scrap EU travel warnings by mid-June
'I cannot confirm any such reports, but want to underline that we are in great need of witnesses and observations. It's only when we have that that we can say what happened. Let us determine whether or not they are relevant observations,' Paasikivi told the TT newswire. … [Read more...] about Girl, 12, is killed by a stray bullet during a drive-by shooting in Sweden amid a rise in gang violence
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