The Institute of Public Health recommended several new “red” countries, including Iceland and the Netherlands, in addition to a number of areas in Sweden and Denmark.
-”A significantly increasing incidence has recently been reported in several countries and regions in the EU/EEA. As of the 10th of August , five new countries in the EU/EEA are red, as well as the Faroe Islands, six regions in Sweden and two in Denmark.”, as stated in a press release from FHI, Monday night.
The following countries are to be recommended as “red”: Iceland, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Cyprus, and the Faroe Islands.
FHI has recommended the Swedish regions of Östergötland, Blekinge, Värmland, Uppsala, Dalarna, and Örebro as “red”.In Denmark, the regions of Midt-Jylland and Skjælland(not including the capital region) are to be recommended as “red”.
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