武汉mmc攻略：WHO： The new crown epidemic is at a critical moment
WHO: The new crown epidemic is at a “critical moment”
Original title: WHO: The new crown epidemic is at a “critical moment”
Geneva, October 23 (Reporter Nie Xiaoyang and Chen Junxia) World Health Organization Director-General Tan Desai said on the 23rd,For the world, especially the northern hemisphere countries,The new crown epidemic is currently at a “critical moment”,The next few months will be very “difficult”.
Tedros said at the regular press conference held that day,It’s October,The real winter has not yet come,But the number of cases in too many countries has increased exponentially,Hospitals and intensive care units in many areas are close to the load limit.He urged relevant countries to take immediate comprehensive measures,To reduce avoidable deaths,Prevent the collapse of the basic medical system and prevent schools from closing again.
At the press conference that day,In response to questions from media reporters, Van Kelkhover, the technical leader of the WHO health emergency project, said,The international plan on the traceability of the new crown virus is being steadily implemented.WHO has contacted relevant international experts,I believe there will be further news soon.
As the northern hemisphere enters winter,The number of new confirmed cases of new crowns worldwide is accelerating,Especially in Europe and North America.According to data released by the WHO on the 23rd,The number of confirmed cases worldwide increased by more than 440,000 from the previous day.The cumulative number of confirmed cases exceeds 41.57 million,Among them, more than 19.17 million cases have been diagnosed in the Americas.More than 8.8 million cases have been diagnosed in Europe.