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Covid-19 tests to be carried out at all Attica retirement homes after outbreak

Greek Health Ministry representative Sotiris Tsiodras and National Health Organization (EODY) president Panagiotis Arkoumaneas on Monday visited a retirement home in Nea Makri, east of Athens, which was quarantined the night before after several residents tested positive for the coronavirus. 

Retirement home in Nea Makri quarantined over Covid-19

A retirement home in Nea Makri, east of Athens, was put under quarantine late on Sunday after residents tested positive for the coronavirus. 

In comments to Skai television on Monday, Deputy Health Minister Vassilis Kotzamanis said that at least 12 people at the home had tested positive for Covid-19. 

Police warns of imposters posing as health officials advising on virus risk

The Greek Police (ELAS) is warning citizens to be wary of fraudsters posing as representatives of the National Health Organization (EODY) or the Health Ministry and visiting people's homes on the pretext of briefing them on hygiene regulations aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus.

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