Coronavirus: The latest news about the outbreak in Sweden
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Coronavirus: The latest news about the outbreak in Sweden

Follow the latest news about how the coronavirus outbreak is developing in Sweden with The Local's paywall-free blog.

What’s behind the falling Covid cases in Germany?
Germany

What’s behind the falling Covid cases in Germany?

‘The fourth wave is contained’: Italy reports falling Covid infection rates for a second week
Italy

‘The fourth wave is contained’: Italy reports falling Covid infection rates for a second week

Vaccinations to hospital numbers: How the Covid situation is evolving in Switzerland
Switzerland

Vaccinations to hospital numbers: How the Covid situation is evolving in Switzerland

Covid fourth wave in Germany: Is it the calm before the storm?
Germany

Covid fourth wave in Germany: Is it the calm before the storm?

ANALYSIS: Where Covid rates are dropping in Germany – and why
Germany

ANALYSIS: Where Covid rates are dropping in Germany – and why

Covid-19: Italy to offer third vaccine doses from next week as infection rate falls
Italy

Covid-19: Italy to offer third vaccine doses from next week as infection rate falls

Covid-19: Denmark registers lowest daily infections in almost three months
Denmark

Covid-19: Denmark registers lowest daily infections in almost three months

Norway past peak of fourth Covid-19 wave, say health chiefs
Norway

Norway past peak of fourth Covid-19 wave, say health chiefs

What next after France’s former health minister charged over Covid crisis?
France

What next after France’s former health minister charged over Covid crisis?

Italy’s Covid infection rate falls for first time in nine weeks
Italy

Italy’s Covid infection rate falls for first time in nine weeks

ANALYSIS: Is France really ‘en route back to normal life’ after the pandemic?
France

ANALYSIS: Is France really ‘en route back to normal life’ after the pandemic?

More name changes, less immigration: The surprising (and unsurprising) stats from Denmark’s Covid-19 crisis
Denmark

More name changes, less immigration: The surprising (and unsurprising) stats from Denmark’s Covid-19 crisis

Germany’s Covid incidence sinks for second day in a row
Germany

Germany’s Covid incidence sinks for second day in a row

Covid-19: Average life expectancy in Italy dropped by 1.2 years in 2020
Italy

Covid-19: Average life expectancy in Italy dropped by 1.2 years in 2020

Italian regions offer walk-in Covid vaccinations to all ages as part of national drive
Italy

Italian regions offer walk-in Covid vaccinations to all ages as part of national drive

Yellow zone: Which Italian regions could face new Covid restrictions in September?
Italy

Yellow zone: Which Italian regions could face new Covid restrictions in September?

How much longer will the pandemic continue in Germany?
Germany

How much longer will the pandemic continue in Germany?

Danes felt ‘least impacted’ of Europeans during Covid-19 pandemic
Denmark

Danes felt ‘least impacted’ of Europeans during Covid-19 pandemic

Spain to stop counting Covid-19 infections to assess severity of pandemic 
Spain

Spain to stop counting Covid-19 infections to assess severity of pandemic 

Austrians ‘do not feel free’ due to Covid pandemic
Austria

Austrians ‘do not feel free’ due to Covid pandemic

Covid infections fall in Germany for first time since July
Germany

Covid infections fall in Germany for first time since July

How will Denmark’s full reopening affect children?
Denmark

How will Denmark’s full reopening affect children?

EXPLAINED: These are Germany’s current Covid hotspots
Germany

EXPLAINED: These are Germany’s current Covid hotspots

Who’s affected most by Germany’s fourth Covid wave?
Germany

Who’s affected most by Germany’s fourth Covid wave?

REVEALED: Austria’s Covid-19 hotspots
Austria

REVEALED: Austria’s Covid-19 hotspots

Norway enters fourth Covid-19 wave, warns health chief
Norway

Norway enters fourth Covid-19 wave, warns health chief

Which Swiss cantons have the highest and lowest vaccination rate — and why?
Switzerland

Which Swiss cantons have the highest and lowest vaccination rate — and why?

Delta variant sends deaths soaring in remote French Polynesia
France

Delta variant sends deaths soaring in remote French Polynesia

German Health Minister says focus must be on Covid hospital admissions when deciding measures
Germany

German Health Minister says focus must be on Covid hospital admissions when deciding measures

What is the risk of catching Covid-19 in Austria when already vaccinated?
Austria

What is the risk of catching Covid-19 in Austria when already vaccinated?

Germany sees number of new Covid cases double in 24 hours
Germany

Germany sees number of new Covid cases double in 24 hours

Germany’s nationwide Covid 7-day incidence rises above key threshold of 35
Germany

Germany’s nationwide Covid 7-day incidence rises above key threshold of 35

Italy’s health institute says 18 regions are moderate risk for Covid-19
Italy

Italy’s health institute says 18 regions are moderate risk for Covid-19

Covid-19: Italy says 70 percent of population vaccinated with first dose is ‘comforting’
Italy

Covid-19: Italy says 70 percent of population vaccinated with first dose is ‘comforting’

In numbers: Covid-19 cases continue to rise in Sweden

In numbers: Covid-19 cases continue to rise in Sweden

Macron: Covid crisis in French Caribbean is ‘cruel proof’ that vaccines work
France

Macron: Covid crisis in French Caribbean is ‘cruel proof’ that vaccines work

Tourists told to leave French Caribbean islands as Covid crisis grows
France

Tourists told to leave French Caribbean islands as Covid crisis grows

Austria: Covid-19 restrictions reintroduced in Tyrol
Austria

Austria: Covid-19 restrictions reintroduced in Tyrol

US authorities warn against travel to France due to rise in Covid cases
France

US authorities warn against travel to France due to rise in Covid cases

German virologist says UK’s falling Covid cases despite lifting restrictions gives ‘hope’
Germany

German virologist says UK’s falling Covid cases despite lifting restrictions gives ‘hope’

Covid cases ‘no longer at low levels’ as Sweden reports 30 percent rise

Covid cases ‘no longer at low levels’ as Sweden reports 30 percent rise

IN NUMBERS: How the fourth Covid wave in Germany is developing
Germany

IN NUMBERS: How the fourth Covid wave in Germany is developing

How is Spain’s fifth Covid wave affecting its care home residents?
Spain

How is Spain’s fifth Covid wave affecting its care home residents?

Why rising Covid infections in Norway won’t lead to tougher national restrictions
Norway

Why rising Covid infections in Norway won’t lead to tougher national restrictions

How the south of France is dealing with rising Covid cases
France

How the south of France is dealing with rising Covid cases

MAP: Which parts of France lag behind for Covid vaccinations?
France

MAP: Which parts of France lag behind for Covid vaccinations?

Covid infection rate in Germany goes up – but vaccines having impact on hospitalisations
Germany

Covid infection rate in Germany goes up – but vaccines having impact on hospitalisations

TRAVEL: Thousands of holidaymakers bring Covid back to Germany
Germany

TRAVEL: Thousands of holidaymakers bring Covid back to Germany

Just how widespread in France is the Beta variant of Covid?
France

Just how widespread in France is the Beta variant of Covid?

Covid-19: ‘We have entered the fourth wave’, says Italy’s watchdog
Italy

Covid-19: ‘We have entered the fourth wave’, says Italy’s watchdog

Covid-19: Italy says whole population will be vaccinated by end of September
Italy

Covid-19: Italy says whole population will be vaccinated by end of September

How serious will France’s fourth wave of Covid be, according to experts?
France

How serious will France’s fourth wave of Covid be, according to experts?

Italy says 99 percent of Covid deaths weren’t fully vaccinated
Italy

Italy says 99 percent of Covid deaths weren’t fully vaccinated

Germany at ‘start of fourth wave’ – but Covid infections are slowing
Germany

Germany at ‘start of fourth wave’ – but Covid infections are slowing

Why experts in Norway aren’t worried about the Delta Covid variant being dominant
Norway

Why experts in Norway aren’t worried about the Delta Covid variant being dominant

Fact check: Will Germany’s Covid incidence really reach 800 by October?
Germany

Fact check: Will Germany’s Covid incidence really reach 800 by October?

European health authorities warn of surge in Delta variant infections

European health authorities warn of surge in Delta variant infections

TRAVEL: Germany puts Spain and Netherlands on Covid ‘high incidence’ list

TRAVEL: Germany puts Spain and Netherlands on Covid ‘high incidence’ list

What’s behind Germany’s rising Covid infection rates?
Germany

What’s behind Germany’s rising Covid infection rates?

‘Prepare for autumn and winter’: Germany’s RKI warns of Covid spike
Germany

‘Prepare for autumn and winter’: Germany’s RKI warns of Covid spike

Denmark reaches Covid-19 vaccination milestone as 4 million receive jab
Denmark

Denmark reaches Covid-19 vaccination milestone as 4 million receive jab

IN NUMBERS: Where are Covid cases rising in Germany – and what does it mean?
Germany

IN NUMBERS: Where are Covid cases rising in Germany – and what does it mean?

‘The vaccine works’: Covid cases are 10 times lower in those vaccinated, says Italy’s health institute
Italy

‘The vaccine works’: Covid cases are 10 times lower in those vaccinated, says Italy’s health institute

Coronavirus: Nine out of ten new Danish infections caused by Delta variant
Denmark

Coronavirus: Nine out of ten new Danish infections caused by Delta variant

‘Nobody can rule out enormous fourth wave’: German schools fear new Covid restrictions
Germany

‘Nobody can rule out enormous fourth wave’: German schools fear new Covid restrictions

Stockholm reports 44 percent week-on-week rise in new Covid-19 cases
Sweden

Stockholm reports 44 percent week-on-week rise in new Covid-19 cases

Coronavirus: Denmark R-number falls after early July increase
Denmark

Coronavirus: Denmark R-number falls after early July increase

600 and counting: Spain’s Covid-19 infection rate grows sixfold in a month
Spain

600 and counting: Spain’s Covid-19 infection rate grows sixfold in a month

One third of new Covid-19 cases in Austria from travel abroad
Austria

One third of new Covid-19 cases in Austria from travel abroad

Tourist areas bear brunt of France’s spike in Covid-19 cases
France

Tourist areas bear brunt of France’s spike in Covid-19 cases

Is Germany facing a Covid ‘fourth wave’ fuelled by the Delta variant?
Germany

Is Germany facing a Covid ‘fourth wave’ fuelled by the Delta variant?

Delta variant now makes up 60 percent of new Covid cases in Sweden

Delta variant now makes up 60 percent of new Covid cases in Sweden

Young people ‘contributing most’ to Germany’s rising Covid numbers
Germany

Young people ‘contributing most’ to Germany’s rising Covid numbers

One-third of Norway’s Covid cases linked to Delta variant 
Norway

One-third of Norway’s Covid cases linked to Delta variant 

How many double-vaccinated people in Denmark have been infected with Covid-19?
Denmark

How many double-vaccinated people in Denmark have been infected with Covid-19?

Delta variant: How worried should people be in Austria?
Austria

Delta variant: How worried should people be in Austria?

Delta variant now makes up nearly 80 percent of Denmark’s new Covid cases
Denmark

Delta variant now makes up nearly 80 percent of Denmark’s new Covid cases

Why does Catalonia have the highest Covid-19 infection rate in Spain and the EU?
Spain

Why does Catalonia have the highest Covid-19 infection rate in Spain and the EU?

How many Covid fines have Norwegian police issued during the pandemic? 
Norway

How many Covid fines have Norwegian police issued during the pandemic? 

Denmark records highest Covid-19 positive test rate since January 2021
Denmark

Denmark records highest Covid-19 positive test rate since January 2021

Covid-19: How many people in Italy still aren’t vaccinated?
Italy

Covid-19: How many people in Italy still aren’t vaccinated?

Germany to ‘focus more on Covid hospital admissions’ when deciding measures
Germany

Germany to ‘focus more on Covid hospital admissions’ when deciding measures

German politicians call for eased Covid restrictions amid rising infection rates
Germany

German politicians call for eased Covid restrictions amid rising infection rates

Germany declares whole of Spain a Covid ‘risk area’

Germany declares whole of Spain a Covid ‘risk area’

Delta variant of Covid-19 becomes dominant in Germany: What does it mean?
Germany

Delta variant of Covid-19 becomes dominant in Germany: What does it mean?

Germany’s infection rate rises slightly as new Covid variant reaches Europe
Germany

Germany’s infection rate rises slightly as new Covid variant reaches Europe

Paris passes alert level as Covid cases rise
France

Paris passes alert level as Covid cases rise

Denmark’s Covid-19 infection rate reaches highest point since November 2020
Denmark

Denmark’s Covid-19 infection rate reaches highest point since November 2020

ANALYSIS: Will France’s fourth wave of Covid really ‘ruin’ the summer holidays?
France

ANALYSIS: Will France’s fourth wave of Covid really ‘ruin’ the summer holidays?

Delta Covid-19 variant likely to delay the final step in Norway’s reopening plan
Norway

Delta Covid-19 variant likely to delay the final step in Norway’s reopening plan

Delta Covid variant to become dominant in Norway in a ‘few weeks’
Norway

Delta Covid variant to become dominant in Norway in a ‘few weeks’

Covid cases on the rise in Europe once again as WHO warns of Euro 2020 risk

Covid cases on the rise in Europe once again as WHO warns of Euro 2020 risk

Twelve statistics that show how the pandemic has hit Italy’s quality of life

Twelve statistics that show how the pandemic has hit Italy’s quality of life