Of the 6,693 Romanian citizens abroad who were confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus, 1,917 are in Italy, 1,253 in Spain, 124 in France, 2,935 in Germany, 159 in the United Kingdom, 28 in the Netherlands, 2 in Namibia, 4 in the USA, 119 in Austria, 20 in Belgium, 6 in Japan, 2 in Indonesia, 2 in Switzerland, 3 in Turkey, 2 in Iceland, 2 in Belarus, 93 in Greece, 5 in Cyprus, 2 in India, 2 in Ukraine and one each in Argentina, Tunisia, Ireland, Luxembourg, the United Arab Emirates, Malta, Brazil, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Sweden, the Republic of the Congo, Hungary and Qatar.
Over 120 Romanians died abroad
According to GCS, since the beginning of the COVID-19 epidemic and until now, 126 Romanian citizens have died abroad – 31 in Italy, 19 in France, 43 in Great Britain, 11 in Spain, 14 in Germany, 2 in Belgium, one each in Sweden, Switzerland, the USA, Brazil, the Republic of the Congo and Greece.
Of the Romanian citizens confirmed with the new coronavirus, 428 were declared cured: 308 in Germany, 90 in Greece, 18 in France, 6 in Japan, 2 in Indonesia, 2 in Namibia, one in Luxembourg and one in Tunisia.
GCS reminds citizens to consider only information verified through official sources and to call for recommendations and other information on the TELVERDE line – 0800.800.358.
Over three million cases in Europe
The TELVERDE number is not an emergency number, it is a telephone line strictly allocated for informing citizens and is valid for national calls, from Monday to Friday, between 8.00 and 20.00.
Also, Romanians abroad can request information about preventing and combating the virus at the line specially dedicated to them: +4021.320.20.20.
As of September 24, 3,014,925 cases have been reported in the EU / EEA, the United Kingdom, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Andorra. Most cases have been reported in Spain, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, and Germany.