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The Netherlands is tightening up travel advice for Norway. Because the country requires travelers from the Netherlands to go into isolation from Saturday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (BuZa) advises people not to travel to Norway from that day on.

On the map of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway will turn orange from Saturday, but that does not mean that people returning from the Scandinavian country will have to go into isolation in the Netherlands, the ministry emphasizes. This does apply to countries that are on orange, because there are many infections there.

Norway announced the isolation requirement on Wednesday. It also applies to some other European countries. Travelers from the Netherlands must provide an address in advance, where they will then go into strict isolation for ten days. People who cannot prove that they have such an address can be refused at the border.

In Finland, travelers from the Netherlands have recently also been quarantined.

Hospitals Netherlands

Hospitals are currently treating 150 people for the coronavirus, the highest number since July 2. “This increase follows the rapid increase in the number of new infections. It is crucial to contain this wave of contamination, otherwise the number of patients in hospitals could increase rapidly in the coming period ”, says Ernst Kuipers, chairman of the National Acute Care Network.

The number of corona patients in intensive care increased from 30 to 35, the highest number since the end of June. There are now 115 people with the virus on nursing wards. There were 97 on Tuesday. The total rose from 127 to 150 in one day.

The number of corona patients in hospitals has increased by 90 percent in two weeks, Kuipers emphasizes. At the end of July, the hospitals treated a total of 80 people who had been diagnosed with the corona virus.

613 people with other conditions are also in intensive care, 30 more than on Tuesday. This is also the highest number in almost two months.

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