x

Society

Greece: 4,176 Νew COVID Cases on Tuesday, 39 Deaths

ATHENS – Greece confirmed 4,176 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Tuesday, bringing all confirmed infections since the pandemic began to 3,335,550 (daily change: +0.1 pct).

Of the daily total, reinfections are estimated at 385 in the last 24 hours, while their total since the pandemic began is estimated at 123,703 (3.6 pct of the total positive results).

There are also 39 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total of pandemic victims to 29,249. Of these, 95.5 pct had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or over.

A total of 240 patients are on ventilators in hospitals. Their median age is 71 years and 93.3 pct have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or over. Of the total, 123 (51.25pct) are unvaccinated or partly vaccinated and 117 (48.75 pct) are fully vaccinated.

Another 4,610 have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.

In addition, 134 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change: -2.9 pct). The average admission of patients with Covid-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 167.

The median age of new infections is 36 years (range: 0.2 to 112 years), while the median age of the deceased is 79 (range: 0.2 to 106 years).

RELATED

ATHENS - A memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the electric grid networks of Greece and Egypt, known as the Greece-Africa Power Interconnector (GAP), was signed in Athens by Houston-based McDermott International and Athens-based Eunice Energy Group.

Top Stories

Columnists

A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.

Video

Police: 10 Wounded in Drive-by Shooting in Central Florida

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Ten people were injured during a drive-by shooting in a central Florida neighborhood, police said.

THESSALONIKI – Video Art Miden collaborates with ToPikap in Thessaloniki, presenting the video art program ‘Frozen’, curated by Gioula and Olga Papadopoulou, on Saturday, February 4.

SAN FRANCISCO – The opening of Uproot, the Greek Chamber Music Project (GCMP) concert tour marking the centennial of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, takes place on Friday, February 3, 8 PM, at Old First Concert, 1751 Sacramento Street in San Francisco, and live-streamed online.

MILAN — Italy's government has increased security around its diplomatic missions around the globe in response to “a crescendo of terroristic attacks” by an anarchist network that has been acting in solidarity with an imprisoned Italian militant, the foreign minister said Tuesday.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. [email protected]

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.