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Sweden's liberal pandemic strategy questioned as Stockholm death toll mounts

Reuters Friday, 3 April 2020
A spike in novel coronavirus infections and deaths in Stockholm has raised questions about Sweden's decision to fight the outbreak without resorting to the lockdowns that have left much of Europe at a standstill.
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