Archibishop Anastasios Discharged After 12-Day Treatment for COVID-19

November 23, 2020

ATHENS — Archbishop Anastasios of Tirana, Durres and all Albania is to be discharged from hospital on Monday after 12 days of treatment for COVID-19.

The Archbishop will remain at home in quarantine, observing all recommended health safety protocols.

 Anastasios, was airlifted to Greece from Tirana on Wednesday 12 November, after showing mild symptoms of COVID-19 and testing positive.



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