Portuguese president tests positive for new crown, many countries actively promote vaccination
China News Service, Beijing, January 12th. Comprehensive news: The latest data from the World Health Organization website shows that as of 19:21 on the 11th Central European Time (2:21 on the 12th Beijing Time), the number of confirmed cases of new crown worldwide reached 89048345 Cases, including 1930265 deaths. According to the latest statistics from Johns Hopkins University in the United States, as of 20:22 on the 11th, Eastern Time (9:22 on the 12th, Beijing time), there were a total of 90,833,894 confirmed cases worldwide, including 19,43024 deaths. .
On January 4, 2021 local time, New York, USA, nurse Sandra Lindsay received the second shot of the new crown virus vaccine at the Long Island Jewish Hospital. The picture shows a nurse showing the new crown vaccine.
The Americas: Columbia’s Foreign Minister was infected with the new crown virus
The latest statistics from Johns Hopkins University show that as of the evening of the 11th local time, the United States has a total of 22,591,369 confirmed cases of new crowns, of which There were 375,903 deaths.
According to a report by CNN on the 11th, California Governor Gavin Newsom said on the same day that one million health workers, nursing home residents and employees in the state will receive the new crown vaccine within this week. We are “joining hands with all parties” to ensure that more “vulnerable people” are vaccinated against the new crown in response to the continuous increase in the number of new crown hospitalizations and deaths in the state. As of the 11th, California has received a total of 2.9 million doses of vaccine, and about 780,000 doses have been given. To promote the speed of vaccination, the state will use multiple stadiums as large-scale vaccination sites.
The data released by the Brazilian Ministry of Health on the evening of the 11th showed that there were 25,822 new confirmed cases in the country that day, and a total of 8,131,612 confirmed cases; 480 new deaths and a total of 203,580 deaths. Brazilian Health Minister Eduardo Pazulo said on the same day that the new crown vaccination in various parts of Brazil can start as soon as January 20.
The Colombian Foreign Minister Bloom announced through his personal social media on the 11th that he tested positive for the new crown virus and is currently in good health and will continue to work from home. Prior to this, Bloom had a preventive quarantine because a family member was infected with the new crown virus, and was subsequently tested for the virus as a close contact. At present, the cumulative number of confirmed cases in Colombia exceeds 1.8 million.
On January 4, local time, the classroom was empty in an elementary school in Staffordshire, England.
Europe: The Portuguese President tested positive for the new crown
The official website of the Presidential Palace of Portugal issued a statement on the 11th that President De Sousa tested positive for the new crown virus and is currently asymptomatic. The statement said that De Souza’s test result was negative on the 10th and the antigen test result was also negative on the 11th, but the nucleic acid test result was positive that day. De Souza was isolated on the 6th due to contact with a person infected with the new coronavirus.
The Russian Epidemic Prevention Headquarters reported on the 11th that the country had 23,315 new confirmed cases compared with the previous day, with a total of 3,425,269; a total of 62,273 deaths. Statistics show that the number of people vaccinated in Russia has exceeded 1.5 million. Günzburg, director of Russia’s “Gamalea” National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology, told the media on the 11th that the current output of Russia’s “satellite V” new crown vaccine has reached 4 million doses per month. On the same day, the Russian Ministry of Health also approved the clinical trial of the “Satellite Light” candidate new crown vaccine, which will involve 150 volunteers.
The epidemic data released by the British government on the 11th showed that there were 46,169 newly confirmed cases in the country and a total of 3,118,518 confirmed cases. According to the new crown vaccination plan released by the British government that day, the government will set up more than 2,700 vaccination points across the UK, and has mobilized more than 80,000 medical staff to assist in vaccination and related work. The latest data shows that from December 8, 2020 to January 10, 2021, 2,286,572 people in the UK have received the first dose of the new crown vaccine.
As of the 11th, 613347 people in Germany have received the new crown vaccine. German Health Minister Spahn said on the same day that Germany will soon overcome the current shortage of vaccines and provide everyone with vaccination opportunities before the beginning of summer this year. According to news from the German CDC on the 11th, there were 12,497 newly confirmed cases in the country. In addition, according to real-time data from Germany’s “Times Online”, as of 20 o’clock on the 11th local time, a total of 19,3861 cases were confirmed in Germany, including 41,860 deaths.
p >Asia: Indonesia grants China’s new crown vaccine use permission
The Indonesian Drug and Food Supervision Administration announced on the 11th that it has granted emergency use permission for the Kerlaiford new crown vaccine developed by China Kexing Company. This vaccine has completed phase III clinical trials in Bandung, Indonesia, and its effectiveness is higher than the 50% threshold set by the World Health Organization. This is the first time that Indonesia has given permission to use the new crown vaccine. The Indonesian National Disaster Relief Agency reported on the same day that the country had newly confirmed 8,692 cases in the past 24 hours, which was higher than 8,000 for 6 consecutive days, with a total of 836,718 confirmed cases.
Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin said in a televised speech on the 11th that in view of the rapid increase in confirmed cases of the new crown, the government decided to visit the high-risk capital Kuala Lumpur, the administrative capital Putrajaya, and Putrajaya from January 13 to 26. Selangor, Sabah, Johor and other places have implemented “movement control orders”, including prohibiting gatherings such as weddings, conferences, and festive celebrations; public travel is restricted to a radius of 10 kilometers, and travel between cities and counties is prohibited; restaurants prohibit dine-in, etc. According to the epidemic data released by the Ministry of Health of Malaysia on the 11th, the country has newly confirmed 2,232 new cases in the past 24 hours. More than 2,000 new cases have been added in a single day for 7 consecutive days, with a total of 138,224 confirmed cases.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced at the Blue House on the 11th that he will implement free vaccination against the new crown for all citizens, and the vaccination is expected to start in February. South Korea’s Central Anti-epidemic Countermeasures Headquarters reported on the 12th that as of 0:00 that day, South Korea had newly confirmed 537 cases, including 29 imported cases. South Korea has a total of 69,651 confirmed cases.
Africa: South Africa extends the three-level “blockade order”
In a televised speech on the evening of the 11th, South African President Ramaphosa announced that the South African government will extend the extension that was originally scheduled on January 15. The expired three-level “blockade order” for the new crown pneumonia epidemic, and temporarily closed 20 land ports. Ramaphosa said that since January 1 this year, more than 190,000 people in South Africa have been infected with the new crown virus and more than 4,600 people have died. The recent situation in South Africa is not optimistic, mainly due to the mutated new coronavirus that was discovered in November last year. The “new” virus spreads faster than before and is more infectious. (End)