'We absolutely need to be vigilant as these raising numbers could prefigure a return to community transmission' July 29, 2020

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Could we be facing a second wave of the coronavirus? Infections are rising fast - not just in Spain but many other countries in Europe too. The Belgium city of Antwerp now has a curfew after cases increased by seventy percent. The WHO Regional Director for Europe, Dr Hans Kluge, told Nick Robinson: "We absolutely need to be vigilant, as these raising numbers could prefigure a return to community transmission in many countries and then we have to think of the higher pressure on the hospitals." Credit: Getty Images



Could we be facing a second wave of the coronavirus? Infections are rising fast - not just in Spain but many other countries in Europe too. The Belgium city of Antwerp now has a curfew after cases increased by seventy percent. The WHO Regional Director for Europe, Dr Hans Kluge, told Nick Robinson: "We absolutely need to be vigilant, as these raising numbers could prefigure a return to community transmission in many countries and then we have to think of the higher pressure on the hospitals." Credit: Getty Images