Greece: Restrictions reimposed in Athens after case spike

first_imgATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities have reimposed tougher lockdown restrictions in greater Athens after a January decline in infection rates was reversed this week. Most retail stores will close in the capital Saturday, retaining pickup services only, after being allowed to reopen on Jan. 18. Plans to reopen high schools in Athens Monday have been limited to the first three grades, while older students will remain in online classes, officials from Greece’s Health Ministry and Civil Protection Agency said.last_img