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Coronavirus: Greece shuts Serbia border amid COVID-19 spike in the Balkans

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Coronavirus: Greece shuts Serbia border amid COVID-19 spike in the Balkans

Coronavirus: Greece shuts Serbia border amid COVID-19 spike in the Balkans

Austria has also imposed a travel warning for six western Balkans countries, Bosnia, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Albania, Montenegro and Serbia, in view of high COVID-19 figures.View on euronews


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