Belgium real-time news

Rangers’ Europa League opponents Standard Liege record FOUR positive Covid results prior to Thursday’s clash in Belgium (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 21/10/2020 16:02:16

RANGERS’ Europa League opponents Standard Liege have confirmed FOUR positive Covid-19 results ahead of Thursday’s clash in Belgium. Michel-Ange Balikwisha, Nicolas Raskin, Moussa Sissako a...

Rangers’ Europa League opponents Standard Liege record FOUR positive Covid results prios to Thursday’s clash in Belgium (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 21/10/2020 16:02:16

RANGERS’ Europa League opponents Standard Liege have confirmed FOUR positive Covid-19 results ahead of Thursday’s clash in Belgium. Michel-Ange Balikwisha, Nicolas Raskin, Moussa Sissako a...

Belgium limits care home visits as COVID-19 cases increase (source — www.independent.co.uk) 21/10/2020 13:25:23

Authorities in Belgium fear another deadly wave of coronavirus cases could soon hit care homes as the country confronts the risk of seeing its hospitals overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients

Coronavirus live news: Belgium to postpone elective hospital procedures; Bulgaria makes masks mandatory (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 19:45:39

Italy imposes curfew on Campania and Lombardy; Russia records 16,319 new cases; Iran sees highest ever daily tally for new infectionsLombardy curfew aims to curb Covid hospital admissions riseUK to sp...

Coronavirus live news: Belgium to postpone all non-essential hospital procedures; Bulgaria makes masks mandatory (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 19:29:27

Italy imposes curfew on Campania and Lombardy; Russia records 16,319 new cases; Iran sees highest ever daily tally for new infectionsLombardy curfew aims to curb Covid hospital admissions riseUK to sp...

Belgium is facing a 'tsunami' of Covid-19 cases (source — edition.cnn.com) 20/10/2020 00:31:02

Coronavirus live news: Greater Manchester given midday deadline for tier 3 deal; global cases pass 40m (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 00:22:07

Johns Hopkins figures show new landmark tally; soaring infections have prompted curfews in French citiesBelgium facing ‘tsunami’ of Covid infections, health minister saysTrump says Americans ‘tired of...

Coronavirus live news: intensive care patients in France hit highest number since May; global cases pass 40m (source — www.theguardian.com) 19/10/2020 20:48:24

Johns Hopkins figures show new landmark tally; soaring infections have prompted curfews in French citiesBelgium facing ‘tsunami’ of Covid infections, health minister saysTrump says Americans ‘tired of...

Belgium delays coronavirus curfew to midnight so people can walk their dogs, despite surge in cases (source — www.independent.co.uk) 19/10/2020 19:31:38

<p>The curfew was pushed back despite the PM claiming the situation was worse now than at the beginning of the pandemic</p>

Belgium braced for ‘tsunami’ of Covid cases as deaths double each week and minister admits ‘we’ve lost control’ (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 19/10/2020 19:30:27

A CORONAVIRUS “tsunami” is approaching Belgium, the country’s health minister has warned. Frank Vandenbroucke warned that Belgium had “lost control” of the virus after reporting almo...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death