New records set every day, anxious warnings from politicians and scientists: the coronavirus infection rates are rising rapidly once again in almost all European countries. As governments try to counteract this trend with stricter rules, the first countries have reimposed lockdowns. Commentators discuss what has changed since spring, and whether there is really no alternative to tough measures.

The Guardian (GB)
Radio Kommersant FM (RU)
La Vanguardia (ES)
NRC Handelsblad (NL)
Die Presse (AT)

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Corriere della Sera (IT)
Corriere del Ticino (CH)
Neue Zürcher Zeitung (CH)
taz, die tageszeitung (DE)
Gazeta Wyborcza (PL)
Libération (FR)
Le Soir (BE)
El Periódico de Catalunya (ES)
Helsingin Sanomat (FI)
Wiener Zeitung (AT)
Avgi (GR)
Tages-Anzeiger (CH)
New Statesman (GB)
The Irish Times (IE)
eldiario.es (ES)
Denik (CZ)
Právo (CZ)
Turun Sanomat (FI)
Ta Nea (GR)
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