Greece to re-enter virus lockdown from Saturday

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05 nov. 2020, 11.33

Greece will re-enter a lockdown from Saturday for three weeks to battle a second wave of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced.

"It was a difficult decision" but "measures must be taken for three weeks to overcome this second wave", he told a videoconference on Thursday. Under the measures, Greeks can only leave their homes with authorisation.