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New measures, new balance sheets and highlights: the point of this Saturday, October 16, 2021 on the latest evolutions of the Pandemic of Covid-19 in the world. © Reuters / Tatyana Makeyeva / File Photo The situation in France the tests now pay for non-vaccinated. The CVIV-19 screening tests became paid on Friday for non-vaccinated French, which seemed to accommodate this new rule in front of pharmacies.
New measures, new balance sheets and highlights: the point on the latest evolutions of the Pandemic of Covid-19 in the world.The situation in France
5005 new cases of Covid-19 have been identified on Sunday, according to Public health figures France. Over the last seven days, the positivity rate is 1.7% and 1528 people have been hospitalized, including 348 critical care. Sunday, 4 people were announced dead at the hospital. The total record of COVID-19 amounted to 117,467 dead since the beginning of the epidemic in France. The curve starts on the rise, which the experts seemed to have planned due to lower temperatures. In addition, the tests became paid last week, the positive cases could now be underestimated and the follow-up of the epidemic no longer be as accurate as before. Last week, the increase in the incidence rate was the most marked in 60-89. As at October 19, 2021, 75.9% of the general population had received at least one dose and 73.9% was completely vaccinated.
Coronavirus: the point on the pandemic in the world
© Saudi General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet's MOSQUE / AFP N Oums Measures, new balance sheets and highlights: a point on the latest developments in the Pandemic of Covid-19 in the world.
to read:ending the pandemic is a choice, says the WHO
the pandemic of Covid-19 will end "when the world will choose from there End "Car" All tools "are now available to combat the virus, said Sunday the head of WHO, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, renewing his calls to a more equitable distribution of vaccines.
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"The pandemic will end when the world will choose to end it, c In our hands, we have all the tools we need, "launched the Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) at a conference in Berlin. He lamented that so far "the world did not use these tools wisely", pointing out that with "nearly 50,000 deaths per week" in the world, "the pandemic is far from over".
Attal warns: "The Covid epidemic begins to gain ground"
if it is too early to talk about a 5th wave, according to the spokesperson of the government, the latter shot the bell. alarm facing an increase in cases of contamination. © Copyright 2021, Obs "For a week, the epidemic begins to gain ground. We talk about a very low level but you have to be vigilant. This is the alert launched this Tuesday, October 19 by Gabriel Attal, the spokesman of the government.
The head of WHO expressed at the opening ceremony of the "World Health Summit", an annual event bringing together professionals and policies in Berlin. WHO has set itself the objective that 40% of the population of each country is vaccinated by the end of the year and 70% by mid-2022. Dr. Tedros regularly deplores the grabbing of anti- Covid by rich countries. "The goal is achievable, but only if countries and companies that control supply reflect their statements into equity", has it launched in Berlin "Countries that have already achieved the target of 40%, Including all G20 countries must give their place in vaccine deliveries "to the International Covax and African Fund for the acquisition of vaccines (AVAT) set up by the African Union, pleaded Dr. Tedros.
As for vaccine manufacturers, they "must share know-how, technology and licenses, as well as the waiver of intellectual property rights". In a recorded video message, the head of the UN Antonio Guterres estimated that "the triumph of vaccines - developed and placed on the market in record time - is reduced to nothing by the tragedy of uneven distribution." Nationalism. and the thesaurization of vaccines put us all in danger, "he lamented.The balance sheet in the world
The pandemic has made at least 4,941,032 dead in the world since the end of December 2019, according to a balance sheet established by the AFP from official sources, Sunday at 10:00 GMT.
The United States is the most endangered country with 735,930 dead, followed by Brazil (605,644), from India (454,269), Mexico (286,259) and Russia (230,600).
These figures are based on the daily official balance sheets of each country, excluding revisions to the increased posteriori by certain statistical agencies. Taking into account the overmortality directly and indirectly related to CIVID-19, L WHO believes that the overall assessment of the pandemic can T be two to three times higher than that officially identified.
"Scary numbers": Route names the largest German problem in the Pandemic .
The Corona situation has always worsened in Germany in Germany. In Bavaria, the first intensive care stations have already arrived at the load limit, in some counties in Thuringia , the incidence is already at more than 600. An explanation for the situation: Many people are not vaccinated, there is a great impression. © DPA Berliner virologist and frequently political consultant: Christian Drosten on this situation makes the virologist Christian reading attentive.