Three more categories of citizens will receive the third dose of the vaccine against Covid-19, according to what the president of the National Vaccination Committee, Maria Theodoridou, announced during the regular briefing. These are the elderly over 60 years, those who are accommodated in care units and the health ones. Vaccination is optional and the relevant platform opens on September 30.
In the meantime,
2.126 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours in the country, of which 369 were detected in Attica and 341 in Thessaloniki. 342 patients are treated by intubation, while 39 ended up.
POEDIN announced a five-hour nationwide work stoppage from ten in the morning and a protest rally at 11 outside the Ministry of Health.
At the same time, he demands the return of the unvaccinated health workers, "given the fact", as he states, that the vaccinated are also proven to transmit the virus.
His personal bet, which is nothing more than the control of nosocomial infections in public hospitals and private clinics, was developed by the Minister of Health Thanos Plevris.
As he said, he is going to immediately ask for information from the heads of the Intensive Care Units, about the causes of mortality in the hospitals and especially about the percentages of patients who have lost their lives, but the cause of death is the disease for which they were admitted to the Unit. Intensive Care, even in cases of COVID-19, but they were also infected with an in-hospital infection.
The possibility of a meeting between Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the 76th UN General Assembly in New York was left open. "If such a request is submitted, it will be examined diplomatically and I think it will be answered positively," said Mr. Economou.
The Prime Minister is going to New York on Wednesday, while a series of important meetings started today with Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias, on the sidelines of the Assembly.
The Prime Minister will have a meeting tomorrow at the Maximos Palace with the Mayors of Athens and Istanbul Costas Bakoyannis and Ekrem Imamoglou, who will pay a two-day visit to Athens as an official guest of Mr. Bakoyannis, in return for the visit of the Mayor when the two mayors had signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation in the fields of culture and tourism.
The following day, the real estate tax returns for 6, 5 million owners are posted on Wednesday in TAXIS.
Two people were slightly injured in a shooting at a high school in Virginia, in the largest attack on a US school, local police said.
Commission President Ursula von der Leyen described as "unacceptable" the way France was treated in the context of the US defense cooperation agreement with Australia and Britain.
Initially clear, tomorrow the weather in Attica. Gradually sparse clouds will develop, which until the afternoon will be at times more dense.
The temperature in Athens will range from 21 (one) to 33 degrees Celsius.
29 points at this time in Technopolis, here in GAZI