Denmark sees initial signs that dire omicron surge can be avoided

Denmark sees initial signs that dire omicron surge can be avoided

Early benchmarks from Denmark on infections and hospitalizations are providing grounds for guarded optimism that highly vaccinated countries might be able to weather the omicron wave. The developments, coupled with… Read more
Highly vaccinated nations thought that they had survived the worst. Denmark claims that the worst month of the pandemic is only beginning.

Highly vaccinated nations thought that they had survived the worst. Denmark claims that the worst month of the pandemic is only beginning.

And scientists say the surge is just beginning. As omicron drives a new phase of the pandemic, many are looking to Denmark — and particularly the government institute devoted to… Read more
Pope Francis, visiting Greek razor wire-fenced migrant camp, challenges Europe to live up to its human rights ideals

Pope Francis, visiting Greek razor wire-fenced migrant camp, challenges Europe to live up to its human rights ideals

LESBOS, Greece — Pope Francis ventured Sunday into one of the grimmest places in Europe, a razor wire-fenced camp for asylum seekers on this island in the Aegean sea, and… Read more