June 7, 2020

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The youngest COVID-19 victim in Europe: A 12 years old girl

Europe has so far the youngest victim of new coronavirus in Europe. She was only twelve-year-old Belgian. Responding to Belgian government spokesman Emmanuel Andre reported on Tuesday, The Daily Mail.

Children and young people do not fall into risk groups and according to experts, their bodies should cope with COVID-19. However, there are exceptions. Whether the girl suffered from any other disease or medical complication is not yet known.

Almost 12,000 infected COVID-19 diseases have been reported in Belgium, with more than 500 people killing the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Yet none of the victims was a child. In general, according to experts, the elderly and chronically ill people are among the most vulnerable groups.