Thousands march against Covid-19 restrictions in Germany despite rise in cases

Irish Times | Aug 1, 2020 at 9:32 PM
  • Belgian and German infection rates inched higher and Switzerland ordered the closure of nightclubs in Geneva after a 40 per cent increase in Covid-19 cases in the canton.
  • Germany’s national disease control centre registered 955 new cases on Friday, a high figure by recent standards.
  • South Korea’s Centres for Disease Control and Prevention on Saturday reported 31 newly confirmed cases.