The government of the Walloon region in southern Belgium announced on the 12th that it would extend the curfew originally scheduled to end on January 15.
At present, the Brussels, Walloon and Flemish regions of Belgium are subject to curfew measures. According to the regulations of the Walloon Region, except for special emergencies, all people are not allowed to go out from 22:00 to 06:00 hours the next day.
According to the latest data released by the Belgian public health department, the average number of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Belgium continues to rise. During the week from January 1 to January 7, 2021, Belgium averaged 1,816 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 every day, up 14% from the previous week.
Since the outbreak of the epidemic, the cumulative number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Belgium has been 664,263.