Greece’s new COVID-19 cases climbed to 359 on Thursday, with 36 of them identified at the country’s entry points.
All cases since the pandemic reached Greece total 14,400. Of these, 2,500 are linked to travel abroad and 6,070 to already identified cases.
The new cases are mainly from the Attica region where 212 new cases were detected, followed by 18 in the Thessaloniki region and 10 in Pieria (Macedonia). Lesbos island had 6 cases, of which five are related to already confirmed cases.
A total of 69 people are intubated. Their average age is 70 years, and 87 per cent of the total have an underlying condition or are aged over 70 years.
There were also 9 deaths recorded on Thursday, bringing Greece’s coronavirus death toll to 325.