In the world accelerates, the incidence of coronavirus disease. This was stated by the head of the world health organization Tedros of Ghebreyesus during a briefing, reports UNIAN.
According to him, until about the end of a pandemic speech does not go.
“Most people are left vulnerable to the virus. He still has a place to turn. The harsh reality is that the situation is not over yet,” said the head of the who.
Tedros of Ghebreyesus stressed that introduced in various countries of the world limit allowed to slow down the development of coronavirus, but did not stop the spread of the disease completely.
In addition, the situation is more complicated due to the restoration of social life, Ghebreyesus said on 30 June marks six months since the first reports of the spread of the virus in the Chinese city of Wuhan.
He said that in six months the number of confirmed cases of infection in the world has reached ten million, and died of complications from COVID-19 500 thousand infected.
According to the head of the who, this week the who will convene a second meeting to evaluate progress in research and development of anti-coronavirus.