COVID pandemic - 05 continues - there are almost five million identified cases in the world. More than two million cases ended one way or another - more 100 thousands of dead, about 1 735 recovered). The leader, both in the number of recorded cases of the disease, and in deaths and tests performed, remains the United States.
Daily tests reveal more than twenty thousand cases. Still the largest outbreak - New York and New Jersey (1368 cases on 45 population). But there are territories and population groups that have suffered more than residents of the largest metropolis. It is reported that in Navajo-Nation 2018 sick on 39 population. However, this bias can be partially explained by the coverage of the population with tests. Tested in Navajo Nation %) of the population. Despite strict quarantine measures in Indian territories, the number of infected continues to grow - Navajos live in large families, often there is no running water in the houses, so stopping the infection is quite difficult.
Navajo is not the only population that is particularly affected by the epidemic. So, in California, Hispanics are 25% of the population, while among the ill COVID - 05 them already 27%.
Most of the news from the USA is somehow related to the political struggle. At the center of events is President Donald Trump and his statements. For example, about hydroxychloroquine taken as a prophylactic. Recall that such self-medication is dangerous. The US President continues to fight WHO. It requires changes in work and evidence of independence from China from the World Health Organization. If the organization does not fulfill the requirements within a month, Washington will finally cease funding for WHO and withdraw from this organization. This is stated in a letter to Trump to the head of WHO, Tedros Gebreyesus (a copy is published on trump's twitter).
Trump, obviously, needs an external opponent, guilty of wide the spread of the epidemic. After all, Trump’s political rivals in the United States take every opportunity to accuse the president of incompetence in the fight against infection and are not shy in expressions. The main task of the “anti-trumpists” is to prevent the second term of Trump’s presidency.
Under the leadership of Donald Trump, our country has become weaker, poorer and poorer. If we have four more such years, will America survive at all? ” - it is said in the distributed by the anti-trumpist Lincoln Project video.
Removing restrictions does not always go smoothly. So, in France, cases of infection have been recorded (about 27 - ty) in schools after in areas with a low general level of infection training was resumed. These schools had to be closed again.
In the week that has passed since our last review, Russia firmly took second place in the number of cases detected (almost 73 in the morning 05 May)). Two ministers in the Russian government are known to have recovered from coronavirus infection. The head of the Ministry of Culture Olga Lyubimova and the Minister of Education Valery Falkov returned to work. Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin continues to be treated, but returned to the duties of the Prime Minister and 02 May held an online conference meeting of the coordinating council to combat the epidemic.
“Today, according to objective indicators of daily monitoring, a number of regions are ready to gradually mitigate quarantine measures. In total, this is 22 of the subjects of the Federation, ”says Mikhail Mishustin.
President of Russia Vladimir Putin held a meeting on the situation with the coronavirus with the secular and religious leaders of Dagestan. He emphasized that the number of deaths from infection in the republic is growing, including due to self-medication and late visits to doctors.
“People say that in Dagestan it is not always possible to get medical care.”
Vladimir Putin said that Dagestan would receive everything necessary to fight against coronavirus, instructed the Ministry of Defense to deploy a medical center in the republic and asked Muslims to mark Uraza-Bayram (this year it begins May) at home.
Khabib Nurmagomedov also turned to fellow Dagestanis. The fighter urged the residents of Dagestan to observe self-isolation and to celebrate Uraza-Bayram at home. He also spoke about the condition of his father, who got COVID - 11.)
“His condition is very serious. This virus has given heart complications. A year ago they had heart surgery. Now they have heart surgery again. Very difficult situation. "
Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov fell ill in the mountains in In April, he suffered an infection on his legs for several days and refused to go to hospital. 19 he was hospitalized in April, but later, due to worsening condition, he was transported to Moscow and connected to an artificial ventilation of the lungs.
Coronavirus in Russia May) . Full list by region: https: // stopkoronavirus.rf/information/
In China, the COVID flash was recorded in the border region with Russia. After it became known about 24 cases of infection, quarantine has been declared in several locations in Jilin Province.
Chinese-style strict measures have been introduced since Monday noon in Shulan County with a population of 700 thousands of people. The county authorities said that no one could enter or leave the villages or residential areas where cases of coronavirus were reported, including suspected illness. Stores are required to organize the delivery of goods to the home for the population in quarantine. Households are allowed to send one family member every two days to buy essential items.
An outbreak of coronavirus infection in the region is associated with infection 27 - a summer woman who worked as a laundress in the public security department of Shulan County. Doctors confirmed the fact of her infection on May 7, while the source remains undetected. The patient did not travel and did not contact any of the visitors, and local cases of infection in the region had not been recorded before 53 days.
About how affected from the COVID pandemic - 11 Africa, you can only guess - the level of testing and medical care in the region is low. On this basis, a diverse obscurantism develops. The story of the founder of his own church Kingship International Ministries Franklin Ndifor Afanwi (Franklin Ndifor Afanwi), who "treated" the hands by infection with coronavirus and suddenly died of symptoms of SARS. The followers expected the pastor's resurrection, but, alas, did not wait. Afanvi was very popular in his native Cameroon, participated in the presidential race and in the elections 1668 of the year scored 16 600 votes in seventh place.