Entertainment Containment in Latvia, 41 dead in France ... The point on coronavirus

10:55  19 october  2021
10:55  19 october  2021 Source:   parismatch.com

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New measures, new balance sheets and highlights: the point on the latest evolutions of the Pandemic of Covid-19 in the world.

  Confinement en Lettonie, 41 morts en France… le point sur le coronavirus © Reuters / Gleb Garanich The situation in France

1057 new cases of COVID-19 were identified on Monday, according to Public health figures France. Over the last seven days, the positivity rate is 1.1% and 1338 people have been hospitalized, including 321 critical care. Monday, 41 people were announced dead at the hospital. The total record of COVID-19 amounts to 117,306 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.

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Latvia reconfines the population

Prime Minister Latvian Krisjanis Karins has announced on Monday a confinement of almost a month due to the resurgence of the pandemic in his country and the low vaccination rate. "I apologize to those who have already been vaccinated, but the restrictions will apply to everyone," Karins insisted in front of the press after a meeting of his government lasted ten hours. "There are still too many unvaccinated people who catch COVID and die in the hospital," he justified.

The containment must start Thursday and expand until November 15, with a curfew from 20 hours to 5 hours, the closing of cafes, cinemas, theaters and concert halls and restaurants can only offer dishes to to take with.

Only stores selling food and essential products will be able to remain open and the majority of the labor force will have to work remotely, with the exception of construction, transportation and other jobs that can not be done in teleworking. Schools will also run remotely, except for the youngest, up to the third level of primary school, which will continue to go to institutions. These measures are likely to be amended at another Government Meeting Tuesday or the parliamentary meeting of Wednesday before a vote.

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Less than half of the 1.9 million Latvians received the two doses of VVID vaccine, allowing the development of the epidemic for a month. The record of contamination was beaten every day last week, with 1,253 new cases and seven dead registered Monday. This leads to a total balance of 186,000 infections and 2,897 dead since the beginning of the pandemic.

The balance sheet in the world

The pandemic has made at least 4,895,733 dead in the world since the end of December 2019, according to a balance sheet established by the AFP from official sources Monday at 10:00 GMT.

The United States is the most endangered country with 726,149 dead, followed by Brazil (603,465), India (452,290), Mexico (284,381) and Russia (224,310).

WHO estimates, taking into account the overmortality directly and indirectly linked to COVID-19, that the pandemic assessment could be two to three times higher.

NATO condemns Belarus for manufacturing migrant crisis to target allies .
Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko’s attempt to drive thousands of migrants into neighboring nations has drawn a rebuke from NATO as the border crisis raises the risk of a new European conflict. © Provided by Washington Examiner “The North Atlantic Council strongly condemns the continued instrumentalization of irregular migration artificially created by Belarus as part of hybrid actions targeted against Poland, Lithuania, and Latvia for political purposes,” the trans-Atlantic alliance said Friday in a joint statement. “These callous actions endanger the lives of vulnerable people.

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