If you were to base your impression of Malta’s COVID-19 situation on the country’s news headlines, you would assume the situation is getting better: people are happy, cases are dropping, and the vaccines are working. Life is back to a new dystopian normal.
Sadly, this is not the case. Things are are actually bad.
How bad? If you are into numbers, while Maltese news is laughing and smoking its cigar at the table, the country just got clobbered by the bat-virus like Capone going to town on one of his henchmen.
The world’s model Covidian citizen just reached its highest COVID-19 death rate, despite being one of the most vaccinated nations on the planet with over 85% of the population fully vaccinated. Healthdata.org states that 94% have at least one dose.