COVID-19 pandemic in Montenegro

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COVID-19 pandemic in Montenegro
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Map of cases of COVID-19 in Montenegro
Virus strainSARS-CoV-2
Index casePodgorica
Arrival date17 March 2020
(2 years, 6 months and 3 days ago)
Confirmed cases6,222 (128 imported)
Active cases1,715 (128 imported)
Government website #CoronainfoCG

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have spread to Montenegro when its first case was confirmed on 17 March 2020,[1][2] making it the last European country to register a case of SARS-CoV-2.[3]

As of 10 September 2020, the total number of cases in Montenegro is 6,222.[4]

On 24 May 2020, 68 days after the first case was recorded in Montenegro, it became the first corona-free country in Europe.[5][6]

Montenegro had 0 active cases from 24 May until 14 June when the first imported case was reported.

References[change | change source]

  1. Portal (18 March 2020). "CoVID19 case confirmed in Montenegro". Podgorica, Montenegro. Retrieved 1 April 2020. PM Marković: First two cases of coronavirus CoVID19 confirmed in Montenegro, we successfully resisted for three months, new phase of challenge begins and we remain one team
  2. "Montenegro reports first case of corona virus infection". Reuters. 17 March 2020. Retrieved 31 March 2020.
  3. "Montenegro is Europe's last remaining coronavirus-free country". RT. 13 March 2020. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  4. "Presjek situacije u Crnoj Gori na dan 15.05.2020. u 08.45h". IJZCG (in Montenegrin). 15 May 2020.
  5. Institute for Public Health of Montenegro. "IT'S OFFICIAL: CURRENTLY THERE ARE NO ACTIVE CASES OF #COVID19 IN MONTENEGRO". Twitter. Retrieved 24 May 2020.
  6. Government of Montenegro. "Montenegro is Corona-Free". Twitter. Retrieved 24 May 2020.