Photo Story: Coronavirus situation in Lithuania

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Lithuanian policemen guard a checkpoint on a road to the closed city of Nemencine, Vilnius region, Lithuania, 23 April 2020, amid the ongoing coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

Only residents of Nemencine and people working here, as well as those who have the special permission of the National Center for Public Health can enter the city.

Due to the high number of coronavirus COVID-19 cases among employees of the tailor shop ‘Vilnik’ and the care home ‘Senevita’, the town was isolated.

According to the latest information Lithuania, meanwhile, reports 1 398 infection cases.

Photo: EPA-EFE/VALDEMAR DOVEIKO