Greece Tests Islands for Coronavirus Before Holiday Season Begins

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  • Greek doctors have launched a Covid-19 testing initiative in islands in the Aegean Sea, ahead of the holiday season. The first round took place in the islands of Milos, Kimolos, Folegandros, and Sikinos.

    Travel between the islands was resumed on Monday and international travelers will be accepted from the 15th of June.

    Panagiotis Arkoumaneas, president of Greece’s National Public Health Organization, said testing on the islands was being done to make local residents feel safer when foreign tourists arrive.

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