efe-epaMadrid Desk

Poland’s president is self-isolating after testing positive for Covid-19, which is surging in the central European nation while over a million people in England awoke to tougher coronavirus restrictions Saturday.

Germany’s infection numbers jumped again while Russia crept past 1.5 million cases since the pandemic began.

It was a checkmate for the Czech health minister, who was asked to resign after being photographed breaching his own coronavirus rules by drinking wine in a Prague restaurant amid record daily cases in the central European nation.EFE-EPA