Chile’s Bernardo O’Higgins base in Antarctica. Photo: Reuters
Chile’s Bernardo O’Higgins base in Antarctica. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus outbreak hits Belgian research station in Antarctica

  • Some 16 of the 25 workers at the Princess Elisabeth Polar Station have tested positive for Covid-19
  • New arrivals to the outpost, which is operated by the International Polar Foundation, have been suspended until the situation improves

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Chile’s Bernardo O’Higgins base in Antarctica. Photo: Reuters
Chile’s Bernardo O’Higgins base in Antarctica. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE