2021-10-19

Russia has diagnosed more than 8 million cases, and the epidemic situation in many Southeast Asian countries is slowing down

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China News Agency, Beijing, October 19 – comprehensive news: according to the latest data on the official website of the World Health Organization, as of 17:09 on the 18th Central European time, there were 240260449 newly diagnosed cases and 4890424 deaths in the world. According to the latest statistics of Johns Hopkins University in the United States, as of 8:21 Beijing time on the 19th, there were 241094716 confirmed cases and 4904877 deaths in the world

Russia has diagnosed more than 8 million cases, and the epidemic situation in many Southeast Asian countries is slowing down

America: the first black Secretary of state in the United States died due to the new crown

according to the statistics of Johns Hopkins University, 45050180 cases were diagnosed and 726193 cases died in the United States P>

, the first American black Secretary of state Colin Powell’s family, 18, said Powell died of a new crown virus infection that morning and died at the age of 84. Powell’s family said that Powell had been fully vaccinated with the new crown vaccine and was treated at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Maryland near Washington before his death

Powell was the first black man in American history to serve as national security adviser to the president, chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of staff and Secretary of state. During his tenure as secretary of state, Powell advocated launching the Iraq war. In February 2003, Powell took out a tube of white powder as “evidence” at the UN Security Council meeting, claiming that Iraq was developing “weapons of mass destruction”. Shortly thereafter, the U.S. military invaded Iraq. However, the United States has so far failed to confirm that Iraq does possess such weapons

Powell admitted several years later that his speech at the UN conference originated from inaccurate intelligence information and was a “stain” on his life

according to the latest report released by the National Institutes of health of Peru, as of the 15th of this month, the total number of confirmed cases of delta variant virus in Peru has risen to 1459, accounting for 84.87% of the new cases. According to relevant data, most confirmed cases of delta strain in the country were found in the capital Lima, with a total of 579 cases

according to the Ministry of health of Peru, by the 17th, Peru had vaccinated more than 14 million people with two doses of vaccine, more than 50% of the total target population. Peruvian health minister sevalos said this was the success of tens of thousands of health sector workers

Russia has diagnosed more than 8 million cases, and the epidemic situation in many Southeast Asian countries is slowing down(1)

Europe: more than 8 million cases were diagnosed in Russia

according to the notification of the Russian epidemic prevention headquarters on the 18th, 34325 cases were newly diagnosed in a single day, the highest record since the beginning of the epidemic, with a total of 8027012 cases diagnosed; There were 998 new deaths and 224310 cumulative deaths; 16431 cases were newly cured, and 7017055 cases were cured in total. As of the 15th, 51 million people had completed one dose of new crown vaccine in Russia, and more than 47.55 million people had completed two doses of vaccine</ P>

Zakharov, a Russian expert at Saint Petersburg University, said the incidence rate of new crown in Russia is likely to increase to 1 million in two weeks. At present, the number is about 786000</ P>

Russian health minister Mulla J C said the recent rise in the incidence rate of new crown is related to residents’ activities and low national vaccination rate. He said that the vast majority of new crown patients in hospitals in the country were not vaccinated, and less than 0.03% of critically ill patients were vaccinated

Russia has diagnosed more than 8 million cases, and the epidemic situation in many Southeast Asian countries is slowing down(2)

Asia: the epidemic situation in many Southeast Asian countries is slowing down

according to the data of the Ministry of health of the Philippines on the 18th, the number of newly diagnosed cases in the country has been less than 7000 for two consecutive days, and 6943 cases were newly diagnosed on the same day; The number of deaths due to the new crown was less than 100 for two consecutive days, with 86 on the same day, the lowest since August. As of the 15th of this month, more than 51 million doses of vaccine had been vaccinated in the whole Philippines, including more than 70% of the population in the capital Metro Manila

the Metro Manila regional police station announced on the 18th that from the 16th, the epidemic alert status in the whole region was reduced from level 4 to level 3, and personnel in the region can move freely. At the same time, the police deployed police force to accurately block 83 epidemic areas, and strive to balance socio-economic recovery with accurate epidemic prevention

Thailand officially reported on the 18th that 10111 cases were newly diagnosed in a single day, with a total of 1793812 cases; There were 63 new deaths and a total of 18336 deaths

according to an official of the Ministry of health of Thailand, the epidemic situation in Thailand has generally stabilized recently, with about 10000 new cases every day. However, the epidemic situation in songka, beidanian, Taogong and Yala in the South continues to be severe, which has become the focus of epidemic prevention and control. On the same day, there were 2303 newly confirmed cases in the four provinces at the southernmost end of Thailand, accounting for more than one fifth of the new cases in the country. To prevent the spread of the epidemic, the 4 governments of southern Thailand have stepped up prevention and control measures, including temporarily stopping some activities, speeding up COVID-19 screening and vaccination. The Thai government has also set up a special working group to help control the epidemic

the Ministry of health of Malaysia reported on the 18th that 5434 new cases were diagnosed in a single day, the lowest in more than three months, and the cumulative number of confirmed cases reached about 2.396 million

the last single day confirmed case in Malaysia was on June 28 this year, but it exceeded 6000 on June 29, and then exceeded 10000 after mid July, reaching more than 20000 at the peak. Since October, the epidemic situation in Malaysia has eased and has remained below 10000 cases since October 3

however, according to the data released by Hisham, director of the Ministry of health of Ma, the positive rate of the test on the 18th day was 6.25%, the highest in the past week. Hisham pointed out that although the overall positive rate is gradually declining, people should still be vaccinated, comply with epidemic prevention norms and regular testing to protect themselves and their families

Africa: more than 215000 deaths in Africa

according to the data released by the African Center for Disease Control and prevention on the 18th local time, 8429253 cases were diagnosed and 215636 cases died in the region. (end)