Greek officials confirmed (PDF) 5,588 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours. Santorini case incidences top 300 per 100k people.
Greek authorities have announced 7,009 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours. There were also 99 more fatalities during the same period.
Greece is in a particularly vulnerable situation vaccination wise, should the new Omicron strains reach the vulnerable population.
PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis is expected to address the unvaccinated members of the Greek public to take up the shot against Covid-19.
Greek health experts say as many as 50,000 students could be infected this autumn if parents don’t vaccinate their children.