INTERVIEW: Swedish doctor on the state of the coronavirus in ski resorts

INTERVIEW: Swedish doctor on the state of the coronavirus in ski resorts

Sweden's government has decided to leave its ski resorts open during the current 'sports holiday', despite concerns that this could lead to rising infections. The Local spoke to Anders Lindblom, the infectious disease doctor in Dalarna, about how it is going in the region's ski resorts.

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Swedish ski resort hit by avalanches

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Google Street View maps Swedish slopes

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Swedish ski resort hit by avalanche

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Another avalanche hits Åre ski resort

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