COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations surge across Europe.

In this weekend's edition of "London Calling," CBS News contributor Simon Bates discusses the COVID-19 crisis as cases surge across Europe. In his opinion, the rising number of hospitalizations and infections may still fail to deter families from uniting this holiday season.

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