Argentina’s La Esperanza base in Antarctic. File photo: AFP
9 staff infected with virus evacuated from Antarctic research base
  • The unvaccinated workers at the La Esperanza base, all of whom are asymptomatic, were airlifted to Buenos Aires as a precaution
  • Previously, Covid-19 cases were reported at a Belgian research station in the icy continent last December
21 Jan 2022 - 1:45PM