World 63,000 cases in the United States, outbreak in Brazil ... Update on the pandemic

13:15  11 july  2020
13:15  11 july  2020 Source:   lexpress.fr

Coronavirus: The number of deaths in Brazil exceeds 60,000

 Coronavirus: The number of deaths in Brazil exceeds 60,000 HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS-BRAZIL: Coronavirus: The number of deaths in Brazil exceeds 60,000 © Reuters / ADRIANO MACHADO CORONAVIRUS: THE NUMBER OF DEATHS IN BRAZIL EXCEEDS 60,000 RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil has recorded an additional 1,016 deaths from the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total epidemic to 60,610 people in the country, the ministry of health reported on Wednesday.

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached the United States in January 2020. The first confirmed case of local transmission was recorded in January

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The Covid-19 continues to ravage Latin America, a continent hit hard by the epidemic. It has killed more than 70,000 people in Brazil.

Un homme regarde la une des journaux annonçant que le président Bolsonaro a été testé positif au coronavirus, le 8 juillet 2020 à Rio de Janeiro, Brésil. © afp.com/MAURO PIMENTEL A man looks at the headlines announcing that President Bolsonaro has tested positive for coronavirus on July 8, 2020 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The coronavirus epidemic continues. Experts from the World Health Organization are expected this Saturday in Beijing for an exploratory mission before the start of the investigation that WHO wants to conduct on the origin of the virus that appeared in China in late 2019. In Brazil , the virus killed more than 70,000 people. L'Express takes stock of the pandemic.

Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina get best marks in Latin America for pandemic response - poll

  Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina get best marks in Latin America for pandemic response - poll Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina get best marks in Latin America for pandemic response - pollThe survey by the consulting firm Trespuntozero, to which Reuters had exclusive access, shows that in eight of the 10 countries in which the study was conducted, the respondents considered Uruguay one of the best controllers of the pandemic.

National responses to the COVID-19 pandemic have been varied, and have included containment measures such as lockdowns, quarantines, and curfews.

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached South America on 26 February 2020 when Brazil confirmed a case in São Paulo.

A WHO mission

The mission of these two WHO experts, an epidemiologist and an animal health specialist, comes as the organization called on Friday for vigilance in the face of the recent explosion of contamination in the world. Announcing Friday that WHO experts are on their way to China, the organization's spokesperson, Margaret Harris, said that they would hold talks with Chinese officials and determine the locations for the future mission. investigation should visit.

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"One of the biggest questions is whether the virus has been transmitted to man by animal and what animal it is, "said Margaret Harris. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday that contamination worldwide has "more than doubled in the past six weeks". Drawing this worrying observation, he insisted on the need to intervene very quickly when outbreaks appear.

India coronavirus cases hit record high amid monsoon rains

  India coronavirus cases hit record high amid monsoon rains India coronavirus cases hit record high amid monsoon rainsMUMBAI (Reuters) - India recorded its highest singe-day spike of coronavirus cases on Saturday, with over 22,000 new cases and 442 deaths, as infections rose in the western and southern parts of the country amid heavy monsoon rains.

COVID-19 pandemic in the United States by state and territory.

Ongoing COVID-19 viral pandemic in the United Kingdom. The total number of excess deaths in the UK from the start of the outbreak to mid-June is just over 65, 000 The numbers in this table have been updated with backdated figures for previous dates. On 22 January, following a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the United States the previous day, in a man returning to Washington from Wuhan

The United States welcomed the announcement of the WHO investigation in China on Friday. "We regard this scientific investigation as a necessary step to have a complete and transparent understanding of how this virus has spread around the world," said the American ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva, Andrew Bremberg.

The United States hit hard

The United States is the country most heavily affected by the virus. The epidemic has left 133,969 people dead, including 774 in the past 24 hours, according to data released Friday by Johns Hopkins University. And 63,643 additional contaminations were recorded in 24 hours. Experts fear that the death curve will quickly follow the same path as that of new infections.

Over 70,000 dead in Brazil

The Covid-19 is also continuing to wreak havoc in Latin America, where it has reached some of its leaders. In Bolivia, interim president Janine Añez, a candidate in the September presidential election, announced Thursday that she was infected. Friday, it was the president of the Bolivian Congress, Eva Copa, second in the protocol of succession to the head of state, who declared that she was too.

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro Undergoes MRI, COVID-19 Test Scheduled

  Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro Undergoes MRI, COVID-19 Test Scheduled "The lung is clean. I'm going to do the COVID exam," said Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Monday. "It's okay."Many observers blame Bolsonaro's slow response to the coronavirus pandemic in Brazil to the country's high rate of positive cases. On Sunday, Brazil reported 26,209 new cases of the virus, making the cumulative total 1,626,071 cases of COVID-19 for the country's 65,556 fatalities that have been reported from the virus.

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In Venezuela, where President Nicolas Maduro announced on Friday the extension for one month of the state of emergency established to fight against the virus, the Minister of Petroleum Tareck El Aissami announced its contamination. Another close collaborator of Mr. Maduro, Diosdado Cabello, number two of the Chavista power, had done the same on Thursday. In Brazil, it was Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro who announced Tuesday that he was infected.

Brazil is the Latin American country most affected by the virus and the second worldwide. He crossed the 70,000 dead mark on Friday after recording an additional 1,214 deaths in the previous 24 hours. Contaminations amount to more than 1.8 million cases. Bogota, the main source of the pandemic in Colombia, has raised its alert level to the spread of the virus and will strengthen the containment of the population. As of Monday, the Bolivian capital "goes on orange alert and the intensive care system on red alert," said Bogota mayor Claudia Lopez. Colombia recorded 133,973 cases of contamination, including 4,714 deaths.

Coronavirus: showing symptoms, Bolsonaro undergoes an

 Coronavirus: showing symptoms, Bolsonaro undergoes an © test Provided by Le Point Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro announced Monday at CNN Brazil that he had certain symptoms of the new coronavirus and that he had submitted to a test whose results will be known on Tuesday. According to the television channel, the president, who is very skeptical about the Covid-19 pandemic, told one of his journalists that he had certain symptoms of the coronavirus, including 38 ° fever, and that an X-ray of the lungs was done at the Armed Forces hospital.

COVID-19 pandemic in Wisconsin. Map of the outbreak in Wisconsin by confirmed infections per 100, 000 people (as of July 3). COVID-19 cases in Wisconsin, United States . As of 22 June 2020[ update ] 02:52 CST[48] Data is publicly reported by Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

Cases in the Lebanese Republic per Governorate. In reaction to the pandemic , several religious institutions in Lebanon decided to act proactively changing traditional ceremony methods to limit the spread The961 Coronavirus Outbreak Live Monitor: a live tracker of coronavirus cases in Lebanon.

Resurgence of the epidemic

In countries where the pandemic seemed to be in the process of being brought under control, resurgences have been recorded. In Australia, the five million inhabitants of Melbourne were placed in confinement for six weeks. Hong Kong announced the closure of all of its schools from Monday due to an "exponential increase" in contamination.

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New outbreaks have also appeared in Europe, the continent in mourning with more than 200,000 deaths (for 2.8 million cases), where the situation appears to be under control, however. For its part, in France has passed Friday the milestone of 30,000 deaths linked to Covid-19 , with 25 new deaths recorded in 24 hours in hospitals, announced the Directorate General of Health (DGS).

Coronavirus in Brazil: The epidemic has reached a plateau, according to the WHO .
Second most affected country in the world, "Brazil now has the opportunity to push back the disease", urged the World Organization to health © Andre Borges / EFE / SIPA Restaurants and bars reopened in Brazil on Wednesday (here in Brasilia, July 15, 2020).

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