Τετάρτη 22 Σεπτεμβρίου 2021
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NEWS:

COVID-19 DELTA VARIANT

Editorial To Vima: The campaign for salvation
English edition

Editorial To Vima: The campaign for salvation

As time goes by, almost certainly super-spreading Delta variant loci emerge, threatening to demolish everything on their path, including the basic wall of immunity that citizens have built with great effort.

OP-ED: The COVID-19 battle will be decided on the vaccination front
English edition

OP-ED: The COVID-19 battle will be decided on the vaccination front

We are continuing to administer tens of thousands of tests (Greece is among the countries that conducts the most tests per million of population) both in random sampling and at points of entry into the country.

With 60-day vaccine push, government moves to stem COVID-19 Delta variant
English edition

With 60-day vaccine push, government moves to stem COVID-19 Delta variant

The over doubling of confirmed cases of the Indian variant (Delta) in just one week – 29 have been confirmed in random sampling, most of which are in Iraklio, Crete – is considered a small-scale version of actual transmission.

Mitsotakis, Kikilias call for vigilance, vaccination to stem COVID-19 Delta variant
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Mitsotakis, Kikilias call for vigilance, vaccination to stem COVID-19 Delta variant

Experts believe the advent of the COVID-19 Delta variant is one of the main reasons that the Greek vaccine rollout (Operation Freedom) must be expedited with the aim of building an effective wall of immunity within 60 days.

Tsiodras, Hardalia issue ‘orange alert’ on Delta COVID-19 variant after spate of cases in Crete
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Tsiodras, Hardalia issue ‘orange alert’ on Delta COVID-19 variant after spate of cases in Crete

Of the 18 cases 15 were located in Crete, one in the Region of Western Athens, one in the Region of Thessaloniki, and one at Athens’ Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport.