Pandemic

25 cases of UK Covid variant of discovered in Sweden

2:53 min
  • Sweden's Public Health Agency announced that 25 cases of a new mutation of Covid-19 have been found so far.
  • The cases are spread through different regions, and 8 of them have not been traced back to travel from the UK. 
  • At a press conference on Tuesday, state epidemiologist Anders Tegnell said the health care system here is “close to the limit for what it can take”.