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Sweden’s coronavirus experiment has well and truly failed (source — www.wired.co.uk) 30/05/2020 08:00:00

The country gained early praise from some for shunning lockdown, but it now has one of the highest per-capita rates of coronavirus death in the world

Norway and Denmark ban tourists from lockdown-free Sweden from entering the country (source — ) 30/05/2020 00:30:07

Norway and Denmark said they will not open up to Sweden due to its high coronavirus infection rate. This is despite Swedish ministers asking the countries to act in Nordic co-operation.

Coronavirus live news: Donald Trump says US is ending WHO relationship (source — www.theguardian.com) 29/05/2020 22:16:59

South Korea postpones reopening of 800 schools; Spain approves minimum basic income schemeUS president says country is terminating relationship with WHONorway and Denmark exclude Sweden from mutual bo...

Sweden has more coronavirus deaths per capita than any country in world this week – after refusing to impose lockdown (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 29/05/2020 21:38:43

SWEDEN has the highest Covid-19 death rate per capita in the world over the past week – after refusing to impose a lockdown. The Scandinavian country has recorded 5.59 deaths for every one million per...

Sweden has more coronavirus deaths per capita than any country in world this week – 11x higher than global average (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 29/05/2020 21:38:43

SWEDEN has the highest Covid-19 death rate per capita in the world over the past week – after refusing to impose a lockdown. The Scandinavian country has recorded 5.59 deaths for every one million per...

Coronavirus live news: Greece will reopen its borders to visitors from 29 countries in June (source — www.theguardian.com) 29/05/2020 21:00:40

South Korea postpones reopening of 800 schools; Iran tally highest since early April; Spain approves minimum basic income schemeNorway and Denmark exclude Sweden from mutual border plans‘Gross incompe...

Norway and Denmark drop mutual border controls - but exclude Sweden (source — www.theguardian.com) 29/05/2020 18:23:12

Scandinavian neighbour barred for now because of higher coronavirus death tollCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageNorway and Denmark are to drop border controls between the two...

Coronavirus: Denmark and Norway exclude Sweden from tourism (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 29/05/2020 18:17:03

Danes and Norwegians can holiday in each other's country from mid-June, but Swedes are left out.

Coronavirus live news: Sweden left out of Nordic border opening amid calls for inquiry into Covid-19 response (source — www.theguardian.com) 29/05/2020 18:08:40

South Korea postpones reopening of 800 schools; Iran tally highest since early April; Spain approves minimum basic income scheme‘Gross incompetence’: ex-Obama adviser slams Trump Covid responseExtra l...

Why I’ve loved living in Sweden during coronavirus – with haircuts, bars and normal life still carrying on (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 29/05/2020 18:03:34

AS I made my way to Heathrow Airport on March 25, I couldn’t help but feel that I was making a narrow escape. Boris Johnson had two days earlier announced a UK lockdown, disrupting our lives in ways w...

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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