Britain’s health minister: Get booster shot, avoid Christmas restrictions

Britain’s health minister: Get booster shot, avoid Christmas restrictions

UK citizens can help bypass winter COVID-19 restrictions by getting a booster vaccination as soon as they are eligible, UK Health Secretary Sajid Javid said … Read more

Germany post-Merkel won’t return to lockdowns, coalition partner vows

Germany post-Merkel won’t return to lockdowns, coalition partner vows

Germany’s expected new government will not impose strict pandemic lockdowns, a coalition partner promised on Saturday amid a record spike in COVID-19 cases. The vow … Read more

The next coronavirus wave in Europe

The next coronavirus wave in Europe

Press Play to listen to this article The fourth wave of the coronavirus pandemic is sweeping Europe, with few countries spared a worrying spike in … Read more

U.K.'s skyrocketing coronavirus cases make it an outlier in Western Europe

U.K.'s skyrocketing coronavirus cases make it an outlier in Western Europe

Press Play to listen to this article EU citizens in Western Europe are watching rising coronavirus cases and hospital admissions in the UK with growing … Read more

European Union fears losing clout as vaccine donations lag

European Union fears losing clout as vaccine donations lag

Press Play to listen to this article Senior officials warn that the EU will fall far short of its promised coronavirus vaccine donations to poorer … Read more

Report says  mistakes cost thousands of lives during pandemic in United Kingdom

Report says mistakes cost thousands of lives during pandemic in United Kingdom

LONDON – The UK’s delaying lockdown and non-adherence to social welfare priority has caused thousands of preventable deaths, according to a parliamentary report on past … Read more

The lost summer: Central and Eastern Europe pay the price for slow Covid vaccination

The lost summer: Central and Eastern Europe pay the price for slow Covid vaccination

Press Play to listen to this article While Western Europe celebrates the results of successful vaccination campaigns, a very different picture emerges in Central and … Read more