Sweden has recorded its highest death toll since a famine swept through the country 150 years ago

Sweden has recorded its highest death toll since a famine swept through the country 150 years ago

Sweden’s decision to avoid a full coronavirus lockdown has been followed by its highest death toll since a famine swept the country 150 years ago. There were 51,405 deaths in the country in the first half of this calendar year. This is the biggest 6-month death toll the country has recorded since 1869.

By Miki