The people of Europe it makes no sense to make plans for travel and summer vacation in the year 2020. This opinion in an interview with Bild am Sonntag, which published on April 11, was expressed by the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen.
As long as there is no vaccine for coronavirus, it should be possible to avoid contact, and older people should accept that they will have to stay home until the end of the year, she said. “It is a matter of life and death,” said the head of the European Commission.
Thus, according to von der Leyen, children and young people will be able to resume mobility. She hoped that the European laboratory will be able to develop a vaccine by the end of the year.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, 2020, the world health organization (who) declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University on April 12, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded of 1.78 million, of which nearly 406 thousand recovered and 109.3 thousand people died.
March 20, who officials said that in the world of vaccines against coronavirus infection develop about 20 groups of scientists.