The World Health Organization warned on the 11th that if the epidemic continues to develop in accordance with current trends, by the beginning of next year, the global number of new coronary pneumonia cases may exceed 300 million. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that WHO is paying attention to the four variants of the delta strain, including the delta variant, and believes that the actual infection is “far higher” than the reported number.
Americas: Nearly 140,000 new cases in the United States in a single day
Statistics from Johns Hopkins University in the United States on the 12th show that in the past 24 hours, there have been 137,120 new confirmed cases of new crown and 803 new deaths in the United States. The cumulative number of confirmed cases is close to 36.17 million, and the cumulative number of deaths is close to 620,000.
The rapid spread of Delta virus has caused the United States to be involved in a new round of epidemics. US media reported that areas with low vaccination rates such as Florida have fallen within a month. The number of hospitalizations in many parts of the United States has risen and medical runs have occurred. According to the “Washington Post” and “New York Times” reports, 90% of all intensive care unit beds in Florida have been occupied, and the intensive care unit of at least 53 hospitals in Texas has reached the maximum load. CNN quoted data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the 11th, stating that at present, more than 90% of residents in the United States live in “high-risk” or “high-risk” communities, compared with only 19% a month ago.
Europe: Many European countries plan to launch new crown vaccine “enhanced injection” in autumn
According to data released on the British government website on the 11th, in the past 24 hours, 29,612 new confirmed cases of new crown and 104 new deaths in the United Kingdom have exceeded 100 for two consecutive days. The cumulative number of confirmed cases is close to 6.15 million, and the cumulative number of deaths exceeds 130,000 cases.
The British Minister of Health said on the same day that the autumn intensive vaccination plan is only applicable to a small number of people. He said, “A small group of people may not have an adequate immune response to the two doses of vaccine. Maybe it is because they have immunodeficiency, or they have been receiving cancer treatment, bone marrow transplantation or organ transplantation, etc. These people need booster shots.” At present, nearly 39.84 million people in the UK have completed the new crown vaccination, accounting for 75.3% of the country’s adult population.
According to data released by the French Ministry of Health on the 11th, in the past 24 hours, there were 30,920 new confirmed cases of new crown in France, with a total of more than 6.37 million confirmed cases and a total of more than 110,000 deaths.
According to Reuters, several sources in Germany revealed that the German government will stop providing free new crown virus testing to all people from October in order to further promote the new crown vaccination. The German government has provided free COVID-19 testing since March. Given that COVID-19 vaccination is now open to all adults, those who have not been vaccinated will need to provide a certificate of negative COVID-19 test on multiple occasions in the future. The government hopes that testing will no longer be free will encourage more people Get free new crown vaccine. At present, the number of people in Germany who have fully completed the new crown vaccination accounted for about 55% of the total population. The German Ministry of Health has announced that it plans to provide a third dose of new crown vaccine for high-risk groups from September. High-risk groups include patients with low immunity and the elderly. Crowd and residents of nursing homes.
Asia: China’s supply of new crown vaccine arrives in many countries and begins vaccination
According to data released by the Ministry of Health of India on the 12th, in the past 24 hours, India has newly confirmed 41,195 new cases of new crown, 490 new deaths, and the cumulative number of confirmed cases is close to 32.08 million, and the cumulative number of deaths is close to 430,000.
According to the Viet Nam News Agency, the Ministry of Health of Vietnam announced on the evening of the 11th that in the past 24 hours, there were 8,766 new confirmed cases of new crowns, 342 new deaths, a total of 236,901 confirmed cases, and a total of 4,487 deaths. A total of 11,341,864 doses of the new crown vaccine have been vaccinated.
According to information from the Ho Chi Minh City Government, Sinopharm’s new crown vaccine has passed the quality inspection of the Vietnamese authority on the 10th and issued a certificate of conformity, and it has the conditions for use in the local area.