Coronavirus: Austria reimposes lockdown, makes vaccination mandatory as cases soar

Published Nov 19 2021 at 10:02 AM GMT
  • Austria will reimpose a lockdown for all and make vaccinations mandatory, Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg announced on Friday, making the country the first in the EU to take such stringent measures as coronavirus cases spiral.
  • The Alpine nation plans to make Covid-19 vaccinations mandatory from February 1 next year, while the lockdown will start from Monday and will be evaluated after 10 days, Schallenberg said.“Despite months of persuasion, we have not succeeded in convincing enough people to….



  • Published Nov 19, 2021 10:02 AM GMT