Sweden, which did not impose a lockdown during the first wave of Covid-19 this spring, is now banning gatherings of more than 8 people and the country’s prime minister is telling people, “Don’t go to gyms, don’t go to libraries, don’t host dinners. Cancel”:

They’re hoping that restrictions now will save Christmas and New Year’s Eve:

In other words, “Sweden abandons the Swedish model”?

The prime minister also warned, “it’s going to get worse”:

And that “this is the new norm”:

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Tags: Sweden