View on Euronews app
The latest breaking European news
Brussels, My Love?
State Of The Union
The Global Conversation
Top News Stories Today
Euronews Tech Talks
Soul Of The South
Women Beyond Borders
The Road To Green
Cry Like A Boy
Meet The Locals
Melting Pot Culture
The Star Ingredient
Depth Of Field
Here We Grow: Spain
The New Uzbekistan
A Greener Future
All You Want Is Greece
Digital Garden City Nation
Galaxy Brain Investor
Invest In Brazil
Under The Hood
More about this topic
This state has become the first in the US to completely ban TikTok
More about this topic
Europe raises its defences amid surge of COVID-19 cases in China
Spain's Health Minister said that the government would be pushing for similar measures at a European level.
China rolls back its ‘Zero-COVID’ policy
For nearly three years, China has launched sporadic, strict lockdowns to keep COVID-19 levels extremely low in the country. However, following public protests in many cities in the last few weeks, this looks to be changing.
Barcelona tackles overtourism with city centre restrictions
Guided tours in Barcelona will have capped numbers and limited routes under new restrictions to combat overtourism.
Germany targets unvaccinated ahead of push for mandatory COVID jabs
People without the jab won't be able to access non-essential shops, restaurants, places of culture or leisure -- ahead of a draft law on mandatory vaccination.
COVID fears dampen trade at Europe's Christmas markets
The traditional holiday tree is standing tall in Frankfurt’s main square - but trade is quiet at the annual Christmas market. Covid fears and sanitary restrictions mean business is down 50% on two years ago. Many stall owners though are just glad to be open at all.
Greece pushes people to get COVID jab as number of infections rise
Greece registered a record number of new infections on Monday.
COVID: Russian and Romanian death toll increase, UK urges booster jabs
Here's a look at some of the top COVID-19 stories around Europe including in the UK, Russia, and Romania.
Austria introduces tougher COVID-19 measures for the unvaccinated
On Saturday, Austria registered a record high of 10,000 new infections. The country has one of the lowest vaccination rates in Western Europe, with only 63% of people vaccinated.
Poland opens COVID-19 vaccination centres near cemeteries
Polish cemeteries reopened on Sunday after authorities decided to close them a year ago due to coronavirus restrictions.
Sweden's response to pandemic was 'too slow', says commission report
Unlike other EU countries, Sweden did not lock down in spring 2020 and only imposed some restrictions during the second wave.
Belgium extends mask-wearing but rules out COVID boosters for most
Belgian PM Alexander De Croo told Euronews that they would only give booster jabs to those who are vulnerable to COVID-19 as healthcare workers in some countries are not yet vaccinated.
Russian court imposes restrictions on Navalny's doctor over protests
Dr. Vasilyeva was accused of encouraging Russian citizens to take part in opposition demonstrations and violate COVID-19 safety rules.
COVID-19: Sweden removes most restrictions, Russia hits another record
Sweden removes most of its remaining COVID-19 restrictions on Wednesday, despite rising case numbers. Portugal winds up its military-led vaccine task force as the target of fully inoculating 85% of the population has been reached, and Russia hits another coronavirus-confirmed deaths record.
Dutch investigate images of COVID-19 protesters in Nazi clothing
Local authorities have said that the behaviour is "highly reprehensible and extremely inappropriate".
Hundreds of anti-lockdown protesters clashed with police in Melbourne on Saturday.
Aerial footage showed protesters breaking through police lines before violence erupted.
Vaccine pass plan provokes protests in France, Switzerland, Italy
Government plans to make access to public spaces conditional on health checks have provoked more protest demonstrations in France, Switzerland and Italy.
No more quarantine-free travel from the Balearic Islands to the UK
The Balearic Islands have been added to the UK's amber list, while Bulgaria, Croatia and Hong Kong have joined the green.
Dutch PM Rutte apologises for lifting COVID-19 restrictions too soon
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has conceded that the Netherlands lifted coronavirus restrictions too soon, as COVID-19 infection rates rise.
UK PM 'squandered' lockdown easing by 'letting in' Delta variant
The UK prime minister is accused by the opposition Labour leader of failing to tighten restrictions on travel from India quickly enough to curb the variant.
Delta variant having 'huge impact on vaccine effectiveness'
The Delta variant first found in India is having a huge impact on vaccine effectiveness in the UK, an expert has told Euronews.