ATHENS | GREECE – Greece has confirmed its first coronavirus case, the health ministry said on Wednesday.
The patient was a 38-year-old Greek woman who had traveled from an area of northern Italy, said Sotitis Tsiodras, a representative of the Ministry of Health.
BUCHAREST | UEFA bowed to the inevitable on Wednesday and suspended all Champions League and European League matches ‘until further notice’ due to the coronavirus pandemic. European soccer’s governing body also said all national team games scheduled for June have been postponed, including playoff matches for Euro 2020, which has been moved to 2021. The … Continue reading SPORTS | UEFA Suspends Champions League ‘Until Further Notice’
NEW YORK – New York authorities rushed to bring in an army of medical volunteers Wednesday as the statewide death toll from the coronavirus doubled in three days to more than 1,900 and the wail of ambulances in the otherwise eerily quiet streets of the city became the heartbreaking soundtrack of the crisis. As hot … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | New York Deaths Double In 3 Days, With Worst To Come
BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Bulgaria plans to extend its national emergency by a month to help stop the spread of the coronavirus, the government said on Wednesday, as the number of confirmed cases rose to 422. The Black Sea state’s parliament voted unanimously on March 13 to declare a state of emergency until April 13. … Continue reading TRAVEL | Bulgaria Plans To Extend Emergency Until May 13