(Fighting new crown pneumonia) Russia tested nasal spray vaccines on children, many teams participating in the America’s Cup have tested positive for new crowns
China News Agency, Beijing, June 14th. Comprehensive news: The latest data from the World Health Organization website shows that as of 15:01 on the 13th Central European Time (21:01 Beijing Time), the number of confirmed cases worldwide has increased by 387,209 compared with the previous day. The total number reached 175,306,598; the number of deaths increased by 10,158, and the total number was 3,792,777.
According to the latest statistics from Johns Hopkins University in the United States, as of 10:40 on the 14th, Beijing time, there were a total of 175,878,310 confirmed cases and 3,799,649 deaths worldwide.
Americas: Several teams participating in the America’s Cup have tested positive for the new crown
On the 13th local time, the 2021 America’s Cup officially opened in Brazil. Before the game, 13 members of the Venezuelan team tested positive for the new crown virus. The South American Football Federation also changed its rules before the game: due to the impact of the epidemic, each team is allowed to change team members indefinitely during the current America’s Cup. Therefore, on the 12th, the Venezuelan team recruited another 15 players into the national team.
On the 12th, four people in the Bolivian delegation also tested positive for the new crown virus, including three players and one coaching staff member. On the 13th, another two coaching staff members of the Colombian team tested positive for the new crown virus.
According to relevant regulations, all participants are required to undergo a nucleic acid test every 48 hours during the event.
Recently, the Argentine Ministry of Health approved the emergency use of China Cansino Biotech Co., Ltd.’s new crown vaccine in the country to promote a large-scale vaccination plan.
The Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil recently released survey results, showing that due to the persistence of working during the epidemic, bus drivers and ticket sellers in the country are considered to be the second highest risk of new crown virus infection besides medical staff. The infection rate is estimated Up to 71%.
Europe: Russia tests children’s nasal spray new crown vaccine
The Russian official responsible for the development of the new crown vaccine said on the 12th that the nasal spray new crown vaccine has been tested in children aged 8 to 12.
According to TASS news agency, the director of the Gamallea Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Alexander Günzburg, introduced to President Putin that the nasal spray vaccine for children is the same as the vaccine currently promoted in Russia, but the dose is smaller. , And “a nozzle was used instead of a needle.” At present, the children undergoing the test have no side effects such as fever.
According to a report from the China Greek Times on the 12th, the Greek New Coronavirus Expert Committee recently stated that in addition to Pfizer, Modena, AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson vaccines, it has decided to approve China Coxing Vaccine, China National Medicine Vaccine, China Cansino Biological Vaccine, The vaccination certificate of the Russian “Satellite V” vaccine and other new crown vaccines serves as a valid certificate for entry into Greece. Tourists vaccinated with the above vaccines do not need to present a nucleic acid test certificate when they travel to Greece.
Asia: Mongolia’s number of newly confirmed cases in a single day exceeds 2,000 for the first time
The Ministry of Health of Mongolia reported on the 13th that there were 2188 new confirmed cases in the country, with a total of 76,084 confirmed cases; 10 new deaths and a total of 375 deaths. The number of newly confirmed cases in a single day in Mongolia set a record for several consecutive days, exceeding 2000 for the first time on the 13th.
At present, the capital Ulaanbaatar has the worst epidemic situation, and the epidemic situation in other regions is also spreading rapidly. Uganda Bayar, spokesman for the Ministry of Health, said that the rapid increase in confirmed cases has led to the saturation of designated hospitals for the treatment of new crown patients.
Thai Prime Minister Prayut said on his personal social page on the evening of the 12th local time that from the 14th of this month, five types of places such as various museums, parks/botanical gardens, and beauty clinics in Bangkok will be lifted. In addition, continue to promote the “Phuket Sandbox” plan, Phuket will take the lead in reopening to receive foreign tourists on July 1.
As of the 12th, more than 70% of the population in Phuket has been vaccinated with at least one dose of the new crown vaccine, of which 100% of tourism practitioners have been vaccinated. According to the plan, Phuket will be open to international tourists who have been fully vaccinated with the new crown vaccine approved by the WHO from July 1. After entering Phuket, tourists need to stay there for at least 14 days before they can travel to other parts of Thailand. The local government will conduct inspections and itinerary tracking for tourists in accordance with epidemic prevention requirements.
In recent times, the number of newly confirmed cases in India has continued to decline. New Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and other regions have begun to relax the intensity of control measures in specific regions and industries; the governments of Haryana and Goa have all decided to extend the blockade to June 21 .
The joint meeting of leaders of the three cities in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal decided on the 13th to extend the blockade measures in the valley to June 21 to prevent and control the new crown epidemic. However, the government will gradually loosen restrictions on certain areas: retail stores and bookstores can be open until 11 o’clock every day; electrical and hardware stores can be open after 16:00 every day; restaurants can provide takeaway services to customers; farmers can also go to the fields Carry out agricultural activities.
In terms of the diagnosis rate, the diagnosis rate announced by Nepal on that day was 22.53%, which was about half down from when the epidemic was the most severe this year.
Africa: Zimbabwe tightens COVID-19 prevention measures
According to data released by the African Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the 13th, as of 8 o’clock that day, there were a total of 5,036,287 confirmed cases and a total of 134,619 deaths in Africa.
Zimbabwe Vice President and Minister of Health Constantino Chiwenga announced on the 12th that due to the recent increase in the number of confirmed and dead cases of the new crown, the government has decided to tighten epidemic prevention measures from the 14th: except for funerals, no crowd gathering activities are prohibited; All meetings will be held online; the number of government offices and private companies should not exceed 50% of the usual number; all international passengers must hold a negative nucleic acid test within 48 hours before entering the country, and passengers from high-risk countries and regions are entering the country Afterwards, another nucleic acid test is required.
Constantino Chiwenga said that from June 5 to 11, Zimbabwe added 596 confirmed cases and 26 deaths, both more than three times more than the same period last month. Chiwenga called on the public to receive the new crown vaccine to achieve herd immunity as soon as possible.
South African regulators announced on the 13th that South Africa would not distribute millions of doses of the “problematic new crown vaccine” produced by a US factory due to concerns about possible contamination of raw materials. It is currently discussing exchanges with the vaccine supplier, Johnson & Johnson. (Finish)