The U.S. new crown vaccination rate has slowed down, the WHO says 44 countries and regions have reported mutated viruses in India
(Fighting New Coronary Pneumonia) The United States’ new crown vaccination rate has slowed down. The WHO said that 44 countries and regions have reported mutated viruses in India
China News Service, Beijing, May 12, comprehensive news: According to the latest data from the World Health Organization website, as of 19:07 on the 11th Central European Time (1:07 on the 12th, Beijing time), the number of confirmed new crown cases worldwide increased by 606,077 compared with the previous day, reaching a total of 158,651,638; the number of deaths increased by 10,769 The total number of cases reached 3299764.
According to data released by Johns Hopkins University, as of 11:20 on the 12th, Beijing time, the cumulative number of confirmed cases worldwide reached 159,305,473, and the cumulative number of deaths reached 3312,199.
WHO recently stated that 44 countries and regions have discovered the first reported case of the mutant new coronavirus “B.1.617” infection in India.
America: The speed of COVID-19 vaccination in the United States has slowed down. 110 mutated strains detected in Brazil
According to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on the 11th, more than 150 million people in the United States have been vaccinated at least One dose of the new crown vaccine accounts for 46.2% of the total population; more than 110 million people have been vaccinated, accounting for 35.1% of the total population.
As vaccination has reached a certain level, the rate of vaccination in the United States has dropped significantly in recent days. According to CDC statistics, the average daily number of COVID-19 vaccines in the past 7 days has fallen below 2 million doses, which is far lower than the daily average of 3.2 million doses a month ago. US President Biden stated at the White House on the 11th that in order to encourage people to get the new crown vaccine, the government will introduce a number of policies, including cooperation with online car-hailing companies to provide free shuttle services for vaccinated people.
As of May 11, local time, the genomic data statistics of the Osvaldo Cruz Foundation, an authoritative medical research institution in Brazil, show that the country has been tested by the virus genome lineage analysis during the new crown pneumonia epidemic. 110 mutated new coronavirus strains circulating in Brazil.
Europe: All French adults can make an appointment for new crown vaccination
On the 11th local time, the cumulative number of confirmed cases of new crown pneumonia in France exceeded 5.8 million. From that day, all French adults can make an appointment for the new crown vaccination. The French Ministry of Health said on the same day that more than 18.5 million people had received at least one dose of the new crown vaccine, and the number of people receiving two doses of the vaccine reached 8.24 million. According to French officials, the goal of vaccinating 20 million people with at least one dose in mid-May is achievable.
According to the latest data released by the Robert Koch Institute, the German Federal Agency for Disease Control, as of the 9th, 32.8% of the people in Germany have received at least one dose of the vaccine. German Federal Minister of the Interior Seehofer received the first dose of Pfizer vaccine on April 14. However, German media reported on the 11th local time that Seehofer had tested positive for the new coronavirus the day before.
As of 11 o’clock on the 11th local time, in the past 24 hours, Russia has newly confirmed 8115 cases and a total of 4,896,842 confirmed cases; 329 new deaths and a total of 113976 deaths. At present, Russia has accumulated more than 131 million new coronavirus tests.
Asia: The number of deaths in India exceeds 250,000 Iranian domestic vaccines to achieve mass production
India’s Ministry of Health released data on the 12th, saying that in the past 24 hours, there were 348,421 confirmed cases nationwide, with a total of 23,340,938; new 4205 deaths were added, bringing the total to 254197. This is also the 21st consecutive day that the number of new cases in a single day exceeds 300,000 in India.
The Ministry of Health and Population of Nepal released data on the afternoon of the 11th, saying that in the past 24 hours, the number of newly confirmed cases (9317) and the number of deaths (225) in the country have reached new highs. Previously, the highest number of new deaths in a single day in Nepal was 139 on May 10.
The Civil Aviation Administration of Nepal issued an announcement on the evening of the 11th, stating that the ban on all international scheduled commercial flights was extended to 23:59 on May 31, except for the two weekly flights between Kathmandu, Nepal and New Delhi, India. Nepalese officials also decided to extend the blockade of the Kathmandu Valley to May 27.
The Information Department of the Presidential Office of the Philippines reported on the 11th that with the arrival of a large number of vaccines in the Philippines, the Philippine government has expanded and accelerated the adult vaccination plan and has begun to implement the vaccination strategy of “focusing on the outside world”. The “center of gravity” area is not only the economic center of the Philippines, but also a severely affected area. The Philippine government will guarantee the quantity and speed of vaccine supply in the key areas mentioned above.
In order to respond to the epidemic and stabilize the economy, the Thai cabinet approved a plan on the 11th with a total budget of 45 billion baht (approximately 9.37 billion yuan) to promote the local economy and employment. Invest in small projects to create jobs.
Iran’s Ministry of Health received the first batch of 300,000 doses of “COVIran Barekat” domestically produced new crown vaccine on the 11th. Iranian media said that the country’s domestic vaccine has been mass-produced.
p >Africa: The South African Minister of Health said that it has not yet entered the third wave of epidemic peaks.
Recently, South Africa has confirmed 4 cases of mutated new coronavirus “B.1.617” found in India. South Africa’s Health Minister Mukez declared on social media on the 11th that South Africa has not yet entered the third wave of the peak of the new crown pneumonia epidemic. In order to prevent the spread of the epidemic on a large scale, it is still necessary to strengthen epidemic prevention efforts.
Mukez revealed that the South African government is scheduled to start the second phase of vaccination nationwide on the 17th of this month, mainly for the elderly and patients with underlying diseases. (End)