Crown Custodian Margareta says increased awareness of rare diseases might help

Custodian of the Romanian Crown Margareta told a Rare Disease Day event hosted by Elisabeta Palace that by extending her patronage to the National Alliance for Rare Diseases in Romania she wanted to help sufferers of such diseases get treatment. "I understand very well what is happening in our country and in the world.

There are Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in more than 50 Countries

Three more countries have registered cases of coronavirus

The new coronavirus COVID-19 already spreads in more than 50 countries. A total of 80,000 people are infected. In Italy, there are already 17 victims and 650 infected. There are 20 confirmed cases in France in the last 24 hours alone.

Cannabis nursery dismantled in downtown Athens

Police in Athens on Thursday were questioning a 37-year-old Greek man in connection with a hydroponic nursery where cannabis was being cultivated that was raided by officers in the neighborhood of Exarchia on Wednesday.

The nursery was fully equipped to produce and package cannabis for distribution in Exarchia and the broader area, according to police.

Assoc. Prof. Atanas Mangarov: There is Probably a Coronavirus Case in Bulgaria - it is just not Proven yet

There is probably already a case of coronavirus in Bulgaria, it is just not proven yet. This was stated by Assoc. Prof. Atanas Mangarov, Head of the Children's Ward of the Infection Hospital in Sofia BTV reported.

More than 80% of patients are cured. The mortality rate is only 5%. The symptoms are flu-like, he stressed.

StateSec Moldovan confirms first case of infection with COVID-19 in Romania

Secretary of State with the Health Ministry Horatiu Moldovan confirmed on Wednesday evening the first case of infection with coronavirus (COVID-19) in Romania, namely a patient from Gorj county, who is currently placed in quarantine. "Yes, we can confirm, there is a positive virological diagnosis made at the Matei Bals Institute, confirmed by Professor Streinu Cercel.