Alarm in Europe. Peak in France, Spain and Germany. 18 million positive in the world

02 August 2020Sono more than 18 million people have contracted the virus. Nearly 689 thousand deaths caused by the coronavirus in the world. Many outbreaks in Europe. Worrying situation in France and in Spain. Madrid was the european city with the highest rate of mortality. France, for the third day in a row has passed the threshold of the 1,300 infected.

Meanwhile, in the race to the vaccine Russia was the fourth country in the world for number of cases – has surprisingly announced that it will be ready to record a new vaccine between 10 and 12 August.

TheWho predicts that the pandemic will be “very long”. You read in the press of the body, that yesterday he met the emergency committee for the pandemic of coronavirus, and to evaluate whether to maintain the state of alert maximum declared six months ago. The Committee stressed that the long expected duration of this pandemic Covid-19, noting the importance of sustained efforts at the community, national, regional and global levels”.

The director of the Who Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that the spread of the Covid-19 “continues to constitute a public health emergency of international concern, in accepting the opinion expressed by the emergency committee”, which met yesterday in Geneva for the fourth time since the beginning of the pandemic.

The United States remains the Country most affected, with 158 thousand dead on over 4,million and 700 thousand cases. Bird flu cases are always on the rise. For the fifth consecutive day there are over 65 thousand cases. But the Health secretary, Alex Azar, ensures that tens of millions of doses of the vaccine against the coronavirus “safe and effective” by the end of the year.