efe-epaMadrid Desk

An Austrian consumer rights group has filed civil lawsuits against the government for its alleged mishandling of a Covid-19 outbreak at a popular ski resort while a top German virologist warned the pandemic was far from over.

The Netherlands has begun a program to export some PCR swab tests for analysis in the United Arab Emirates to alleviate pressure on domestic laboratories, authorities in Madrid will call on the military to help with testing and the United Kingdom’s government said it would not rule out another lockdown if infections continued to rise.EFE-EPA