Corona ... the severity of the pandemic is intensifying in the world, China isolates two cities, and Europe is preparing a new vaccine
The pace of the pandemic is accelerating: 21% in the United States and Canada, 12% in the Middle East, and 8% in Europe (Reuters)
The COVID-19 pandemic intensified almost all over the world on Friday, especially in North America and Africa, while China isolated two large cities; In an effort to contain new foci of the epidemic, Europe is preparing to authorize a new vaccine.
Over a period of 7 days, more than 658,000 injuries were recorded per day, an increase of 14% compared to last week, according to the French Press Agency census.
The pace of the pandemic is registering an acceleration of 21% in the United States and Canada, 19% in the African continent, 16% in Latin America and the Caribbean, 12% in the Middle East, and 8% in Europe.
Since its first appearance in China more than a year ago, the new Corona virus has caused nearly 2 million deaths and 87 million infections.
In light of these data, Europe, Friday, boosted its vaccination campaigns against Covid-19 by doubling its orders for doses of "Pfizer-BioNTech".
In light of the criticism leveled at the slow pace of vaccination campaigns in the Old Continent, the European Union doubled its requests for doses, awaiting the receipt of the first batch of the moderna vaccine.
Europe is preparing to authorize the "AstraZeneca-Oxford" vaccine, to become the third of its kind to be given a green light after "Pfizer-Biontech" and "Moderna".