Finland aims to gradually ease COVID-19 restrictions, PM says

Reuters | Helsinki | Updated: 09-04-2021 12:22 IST | Created: 09-04-2021 12:22 IST
Finland aims to gradually ease COVID-19 restrictions, PM says

The Finnish government plans to gradually ease the country's COVID-19 restrictions towards the summer, Prime Minister Sanna Marin told a news conference on Friday.

She added however, that the spread of the virus is still severe and said the restrictions should not be lifted prematurely.

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