Hebraeus calls for aggressive measures to combat coronavirus
The head of the world health organization Tedros Aden Gebreyesus stated that the fourth one hundred thousand cases of coronavirus in the world happened in just two days. He said this during a speech at the summit of the G20 countries, said the who on Twitter.
According to him, without aggressive action by all countries in the world can die millions of people.
“Pandemic COVID-19 accelerating at an exponential rate. The first 100 thousand cases took 67 days. The second 11 days. On the third 100 thousand took only 4 days. Fourth – only 2 days. Without aggressive action in all countries, millions could die,” – said the head of the who.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that on 26 March, the number of cases of coronavirus in the world has exceeded 500 thousand. With more than 23 thousand died from COVID-19.
Earlier the who said that the isolation is not enough to defeat the pandemic of coronavirus. This requires more aggressive measures.
It was also reported, according to the who, the next epicentre of the pandemic coronavirus can become the United States. Who notes a significant acceleration in the rate of spread COVID-19 in America.