Greece recorded 865 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday — its highest daily case count since the pandemic began.
Wednesday's number marked an increase of nearly 200 more cases than the day before.
Greece announced six more deaths on Wednesday, and at least 86 individuals are in ICU.
The Greek government announced a local lockdown for the region of Kastoria in Northern Greece. This is the second town placed under lockdown after Kozani, also in Northern Greece,
According to Greece’s National Public Health Organization, Greece has recorded 27,334 cases and 534 deaths in total.