Anja Vladisavljevic

Slovenia Reimposes Strict COVID-19 Measures as Infections Soar

A masked cyclist passes an almost empty Preseren Square in Ljubljana, March 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE/IGOR KUPLJENIK. New restrictions are taking effect across Slovenia following a fresh spike in coronavirus cases, with many regions going into partial lockdown again. The country of 2 million inhabitants officially declared the end of the COVID-19 pandemic in May, and […]Read More

Balkan Govts Mull Tightened Rules as COVID-19 Cases Rise

In Montenegro, where there are 4,047 currently active cases of infection, and 193 patients have so far died from COVID-19-related illnesses since early June, protective masks are mandatory indoors and public gatherings limited to 100 people in open spaces. In some towns, cafés and restaurants are closed. In Serbia, there are currently 315 people in […]Read More