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Old 02.07.2020, 20:11
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Sweden is on the list.

Better clean up the house since she'll be spending a lot of time in it.
Can I see a link to the list?

If Sweden in the list, she will not come, because its plain stupid
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Old 02.07.2020, 20:28
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Can I see a link to the list?

If Sweden in the list, she will not come, because its plain stupid
https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home...novel-cov.html

First PDFs at the top of that page, choose German, French or Italian. Sweden is on the list. Page 4.
Edit - USA is also on the list
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Old 02.07.2020, 23:16
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First PDFs at the top of that page, choose German, French or Italian. Sweden is on the list. Page 4.
Edit - USA is also on the list
Thanks for the info
But is it still possible to travel thru Switzerland from Germany to France by car?
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Old 02.07.2020, 23:35
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But is it still possible to travel thru Switzerland from Germany to France by car?
Yep.

(But if you want to meet your wife in France, be aware that they might set up similar rules.)
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Old 02.07.2020, 23:37
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Re: Coronavirus

ETA, with a big ol' never mind.

On reflection, I think I'll stay put.

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Old 02.07.2020, 23:57
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Re: Coronavirus

Too little, too late?

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) has issued an order making it mandatory for all Texans to wear a face covering of some kind while out in public as the state faces a surge in coronavirus cases.
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Old 03.07.2020, 01:34
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Then lots of old & venerable people are going to die, very little we can do about it, however I disagree with your 'dramatic vision'.

As a Covid Survivor, even my wife did not catch it. I was ill before Covid was on the radar in Europe so never ended up as a statistic or saw a Dr.
Covid Survivor is a little dramatic for someone who wasn't even hospitalised with the virus.
As for "lots of old & venerable people are going to die", my partner's cousin was admitted to hospital 9 days ago with the virus. He died on Saturday night aged 61. Whilst he wasn't someone I knew well, his passing has shaken my partner's very close knit family. His family of 6 adults and one child went into lockdown together in March. Currently, both of his children and their spouses are ill with the virus at the house, leaving his widow caring for 4 sick adults and their grandchild. My partner's 61yr old brother in the UK still hasn't got his energy back 14 weeks after recovering from the virus.
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Old 03.07.2020, 09:41
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Re: Coronavirus

I'm sorry to read these news, BlueAngel. Hang in there, guys!
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Old 03.07.2020, 09:59
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Re: Coronavirus

I'm so sorry, Blueangel. Condolence to your partner.

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One of the worrying trends in the US is reports of patients getting 'younger and sicker':

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/07/02/h...ise/index.html
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Old 03.07.2020, 11:06
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my wife gonna visit me. she live in Sweden. I'm a bit worrying about the list

just read the news, people can travel from Sweden to Switzerland but have to make 10 day quarantine https://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/switzer...tries/45877556

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Re: Coronavirus

Countries subject to 10-day quarantine:



Image taken from the RTS evening news, 2 July.
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Old 03.07.2020, 12:44
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Re: Coronavirus

There is some discussion of what the quarantine means, over on this other thread:
https://www.englishforum.ch/family-m...ml#post3196103
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Old 03.07.2020, 15:04
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Too little, too late?

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I literally laughed out loud. Does he actually think that's going to work, in TEXAS of all places? Ha! Hahahahhaa!
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Old 03.07.2020, 15:17
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Countries subject to 10-day quarantine:



Image taken from the RTS evening news, 2 July.
Surprised the UK hasn't been included
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Old 03.07.2020, 15:29
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Surprised the UK hasn't been included
I'm surprised China hasn't.
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Old 03.07.2020, 16:18
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This link doesn't work - in fact there is none in there - am I the only one who follows sources?
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Old 03.07.2020, 16:56
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I wonder what the criteria was. It's surprising that Mexico is not included, when the outbreak there is so severe. Also why not the UAE, but every other Gulf State? In general, my feeling was that the Gulf States had such high cases because they go all out on testing - their death rates are really quite low.
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Old 03.07.2020, 17:28
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I wonder what the criteria was. It's surprising that Mexico is not included, when the outbreak there is so severe. Also why not the UAE, but every other Gulf State? In general, my feeling was that the Gulf States had such high cases because they go all out on testing - their death rates are really quite low.
The metric used by BAG/OFSP is 60 infections per 100K people during the last 14 days.

Remember Mexico is 128 million people, that number in the denominator brings the rate down.
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Old 03.07.2020, 17:31
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Re: Coronavirus

Again bathing restrictions in Zürich baths. But no problem having the clubs and bars open. This state govt is an hypocricy!

Now they only let in these animals

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Old 03.07.2020, 17:42
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Re: Coronavirus

If not aleady posted, the UK has released the exempt countries from the 14 day quarantine. Switzerland is one of them.
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