Graphic shows weekly Covid-19 cases in Europe between Oct 31 and Nov 6.


Covid-gevallen stijgen in heel Europa

By Jordi Bou

November 8, 2021 - As global cases hit 250 million, Europe is back at the epicentre of the pandemic with record cases in Russia and spikes in Germany, Ukraine and Poland.

Multiple countries in Europe are experiencing upticks in Covid-19 infections as the continent enters its second pandemic winter.

According to Reuters, the region saw a 6 percent increase in new cases last week, with nearly 1.8 million new cases, compared to the week before; the number of deaths rose 12 percent in the same period.

More than half of all new infections reported worldwide were from countries in Europe, with a million new infections about every four days, according to the analysis.

PUBLISHED: 08/11/2021; STORY: Graphic News