AP: Greece lifts lockdown on Hotels, pools and Golf courses

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AP: Greece lifts lockdown on Hotels, pools and Golf coursesInternational flights with screening procedures will return to Athens and Greece's second-biggest city of Thessaloniki starting on June 15 and will be expanded to the rest of the country on July 1

AP reports from Athens that Greece lifted lockdown restrictions Monday for hotels, open-air cinemas, golf courses, and public swimming pools as the country ramped up preparations for the crucial summer tourism season to start in two weeks. Primary school children also returned to class.

Strict public safety measures have kept Greece's COVID-19 infection rate low. The country has seen only 175 virus-related deaths, based on Health Ministry data.

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