Relatives and parents look at pupils entering the San Policarpo parish as Italian schools reopen in Rome on Monday. Photo: AP Relatives and parents look at pupils entering the San Policarpo parish as Italian schools reopen in Rome on Monday. Photo: AP
Relatives and parents look at pupils entering the San Policarpo parish as Italian schools reopen in Rome on Monday. Photo: AP

Coronavirus cases top 30 million worldwide as WHO warns of ‘alarming’ spread in Europe

  • World Health Organisation warns against shortening quarantine periods as region faces September Covid-19 surge
  • Governments are battling to contain fresh spike in cases, while wanting to avoid inflicting fresh damage on their economies

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Relatives and parents look at pupils entering the San Policarpo parish as Italian schools reopen in Rome on Monday. Photo: AP Relatives and parents look at pupils entering the San Policarpo parish as Italian schools reopen in Rome on Monday. Photo: AP
Relatives and parents look at pupils entering the San Policarpo parish as Italian schools reopen in Rome on Monday. Photo: AP
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