Pandemic coronavirus has affected all countries of the world, she exposed the inequalities, expanding and deepening it, said Director General of the world health organization tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus, in his speech, which is posted on the who website on 9 July.
He noted that the coronavirus has ruined the healthcare system in some of the richest countries in the world, while other countries had modest means, have taken successful measures in the fight against COVID-19.
“We know that when countries apply an integrated approach based on fundamental public health measures such as search, isolation, testing and treatment of cases, and tracing and quarantine of contacts, the outbreak can be brought under control. But in most of the world, the virus is under control. Is getting worse,” said Ghebreyesus.
According to the Director General of who, the pandemic is still accelerating. The total number of cases has doubled over the past six weeks.
Flash COVID-19 began in December 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the who announced the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
As of morning July 9 in the world, the coronavirus has infected 12 012 720. About it reports the Johns Hopkins University that tracks the spread of the disease. Victims COVID-19 548 914 people, recovered 6 562 679.