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Greece Registers 233 New COVID-19 Cases in Last 24 Hours, 2 Deaths

September 2, 2020

ATHENS — Greece registered 233 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, including 20 identified at entry points to the country, said the National Public Health Organization (EODY).

All coronavirus cases in Greece since the pandemic broke out in Greece total 10,757. Of these, 2,141 are linked to travel abroad and 4,779 to an already registered case.

Thirty-eight Greeks are intubated. Ten are women and the median age of all is 68 years. A 94.7 pct have an underlying condition or are aged 70 and above. A total of 154 people have been discharged since the start of the pandemic in Greece.

In addition, it was announced that 2 people died in the last 24 hours, bringing the fatalities total to 273. Of the total, 99 were women, while the median age for all was 78 years and 96 pct had an underlying condition and/or age 70 and above.

 

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