April 22, 2021

Switzerland does not expect further large-scale relaxations of its coronavirus restrictions until May 26, the government has said, citing the ongoing fragile situation in the country and reopening steps already under way.

The country is now in a so-called protection phase, which will last until all people in particularly vulnerable groups like the elderly have received both doses of vaccines, likely by the end of May, the government said, according to AFP.—AP