On Tuesday, the government said Sweden would reintroduce a series of measures to curb the growing number of COVID-19 infections, promote new social distancing and the use of face masks in transport. public.
Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson told a news conference: “We see the spread of the virus increasing, but still at a low level. “We need to work together so the situation doesn’t get worse, so today we’re going to put in place further precautionary measures.”
Cases in Sweden have begun to rise in recent weeks after a relatively calm autumn. Hospitalization rates and the number of patients requiring intensive care remain among the lowest per capita in Europe but have also begun to rise.
(Reporting by Simon Johnson and Johan Ahlander; editing by Niklas Pollard)
https://whbl.com/2021/12/07/sweden-to-reintroduce-many-covid-19-measures-as-cases-rise/ Sweden reintroduces more COVID-19 measures as cases increase