The situation in Germany is “severe” due to the variations, “we are in a new pandemic, with a virus that is much more lethal and spreading much stronger”, explained Angela Merkel, who, right before 3 am, introduce yourself to the Berlin press announcements. the hardest lock ever, with the one lasting 5 days at Easter time. Less than 5 hours later, unions across the country are struggling with hotlines to get a basic understanding: Good Thursday, do you work or not? The Germans still don’t know.
And the world of economics is on the rise. A very lengthy and controversial summit with Laender ministers-chairmen who decided to extend the closing time until April 18, using the so-called emergency braking – due to incidence is now 108 new infections per 100,000 residents – and everything closed, including supermarkets, from 1 to 5 April. However, on Saturdays, you can go shopping. There’s also an explicit invitation to churches to hold mass online exclusively: a step that has elevated the clergy world. No, Easter “does not give up,” the bishops’ response, to justify the pivotal event of Christianity. In short, the very tense climate in Germany is grappling with the third wave of Covid. But on the other hand, the situation in the rest of Europe was no longer comfortable: on the first anniversary of the lockdown, the UK issued a regulatory ban, at least until May. 5, prohibit travel out of the island, in the absence of good reason.
In any case, Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned: The UK must be aware of the concrete prospect of Covid’s “third wave” of infection driven by variations from continental Europe. The head then insisted on the vaccine, confirming the goal of “delivering the first dose” to all adults over 18 in the UK on July 31st. and Patrick Vallance also suggested that there may be a need for additional fall vaccinations based on variations.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has vaccinated against Covid. This was notified by Russian agencies, without specifying what vaccines he had been given.
In France the number of coronavirus resuscitation patients continued to increase. According to the latest data published by Santé Publique France, there are more than 4,600 patients currently receiving rehabilitation treatment. 292 people have died as a result of the pandemic in the past 24 hours. In particular, the indexes soared in Ie-de-France, the Paris region. 379 people receiving special care in Paris alone.
The tendency of ovarian infections to stay in Spain There is a slight increase, according to updated data from the Ministry of Health Iberia: there are 129.55 positive cases per 100,000 population in the past 14 days, while it was 128.71 yesterday. In total, 5,516 infections and 201 deaths were recorded in the past 24 hours, according to the Iberian media. After weeks of slowing infections, in recent days the trend of new cases has stabilized, but growing data from different regions has led to concerns about a new phase of increase. overall increase in positive cases.
L ‘Netherlands will extend the anti-Covid-19 restrictions until April 20. This was announced by Prime Minister Mark Rutte tonight, noting that the number of infections in the country is returning as well as the number of people entering. reinforcement.
Another record for Covid-19 deaths in Brazil. In the past 24 hours, the actual number of victims was 3,251 and the number of new infections was 82,493. The total number of deaths increased to 298,676 compared to 12,130,019 confirmed cases.
The US will have 600 million doses of Covid vaccine by the end of May: announced president Joe Biden.