Covid, in Europe over a million deaths. L’Oms: “The pandemic at a critical point, exponential infections”

Covid, in Europe over a million deaths. L’Oms: “The pandemic at a critical point, exponential infections”

* subscribe to the special Coronavirus newsletterthe situation appears, at least shortly, to worsen, with the oms that warns: Covid-19 counters grow exponentially throughout the planet and pandemic is reaching a critical point. In third place of this sad United States and Canada ranking which have total 585,428 dead and 32.269.104 infections. Then all the others go away: Asia (285,824 deaths, 19,656,223 cases), the Middle East (119,104 deaths, 7,011.552 cases), Africa (115,779 deaths, 4.354,663 cases) and oceania with only 1,006 deaths and 40,348 cases.

Covid, oms: “We make about 4.4 million new counters a week”worldwide the dead are at least 2,939.562 since the new coronavirus made its appearance in wuhan, in cina. From Geneva at the press conference the general director tedros adhanom ghebreyesus warns that pandemic is at a “critical point”, with the counters that increase in a “exponential” way, especially in South America and Asia. Particularly worrying the epidemiological trend in the last seven days that have recorded “the fourth highest number of cases in one week”.

And the secretary general of the onu, antonio guterres, returns to point the finger against the failure of the multilateral system of response to pandemic. Ten countries in the world, denounce the leader of the nations united, have in their hands the three quarters of all available vaccines.