Director General of the world health organization tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus, said that the coronavirus pandemic is accelerating. He said this at a briefing on June 19. Video of his speech posted on Twitter who.
“The pandemic is accelerating. Yesterday the who reported about 150 thousand new cases COVID-19 in the world. This is the maximum number [of new patients] in a single day since the epidemic began,” said the head of the organization.
According to him, almost half of the cases registered on 18 June, falls on the countries of North and South America. “Also, a large number [of new cases] was in South Asia and the middle East,” added Mr. Ghebreyesus.
“The pandemic is accelerating.
More than 150K new cases of #COVID19 were reported to the WHO yesterday – the most in a single day so far.
Almost half of those cases were reported from the Americas, with large numbers also being reported from South Asia & the Middle East”[email protected]
— World Health Organization (WHO) (@WHO) June 19, 2020