Europe’s Covid-19 Surge Presents Hard Choices as Winter Approaches

As Covid-19 bacterial infections and deaths in the European Union eclipse these in the U.S., the area is confronting an ugly fact: Defeating the Delta variant is proving more difficult than a virus-weary continent experienced hoped.

Quick-increasing Covid-19 contagion in elements of Europe, together with Germany, is sparking fears of another winter season of total hospitals. Nations around the world are dashing to roll out booster photographs as evidence accumulates that past summer’s vaccinations are losing some of their efficacy.