COVID-19’s epicentre again: Europe faces fresh reckoning

Published by
Reuters

By Josephine Mason and Emilio Parodi LONDON/MILAN (Reuters) – Europe has become the epicentre of the pandemic again, prompting some governments to consider re-imposing unpopular lockdowns in the run-up to Christmas and stirring debate over whether vaccines alone are enough to tame COVID-19. Europe accounts for more than half of the average 7-day infections globally and about half of latest deaths, according to a Reuters tally, the highest levels since April last year when the virus first swept into Italy. The fresh tumult comes as successful inoculation campaigns have plateaued ahead of the wi…

Read More

See also  3 separate plane crashes across US left 5 dead and at least 8 injured this weekend

Leave a Reply