“We can protect ourselves from the most serious illness, individually and as a community, if we accept the fact that science, not just in this epidemic but in previous ones too, has helped humankind to survive,” he told the press in Našice.
He added that “those who don’t trust science first of all harm themselves, and then the community.”
He said the recent rise in new cases meant a rise in hospitalizations and that vaccination was the proper defense against that.
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