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Switzerland has identified 97 new cases of infection with coronavirus

In Switzerland identified 97 new cases COVID-19 in recent days, since the beginning of the epidemic became ill 32 198 people, said Saturday the Federal office of public health of the country.

According to July 4, a day in the country registered 97 new infections (Friday – 134). Thus, the total number of cases was 32 198 people in total died 1686 people.

Since the beginning of the epidemic was conducted 624 396 tests COVID-19. For the past day – 10 113 tests (on Friday 15 178). On average, the virus was found in 6.2% of cases.

27 April in Switzerland, began the first phase of the withdrawal restrictions imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 in mid-March. Was re-opened Barber shops, beauty salons, medical and dental offices, flower shops, flowers and household goods. The second phase of easing began on 11 may. Opened all the stores with a number of limitations resumed work restaurants and bars, partially lifted the ban on entry into Switzerland from EU countries.

Since may 28 allowed the opening of churches of all denominations, to assemble in groups of no more than 30 people. The third phase started on June 6. Permitted mass events with the participation of 300 people removed restrictions on restaurants, opened bars, discos, markets, SPA, public swimming pools, as well as entertainment infrastructure. 15 June Switzerland opened the borders for citizens of EU, EFTA and the UK. Since June 22 allowed to hold mass events with up to 1 thousand people.

In connection with the growing number of cases in the last week, the authorities have decided to impose from July 6, mandatory wearing of masks on public transport.

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