Virologist Fauci in the Senate: America threaten to 100,000 new infections per day

in view of the rapid increase in Coronavirus infections in South America, one of the leading health warned experts of the country in front of an escalation of t

Virologist Fauci in the Senate: America threaten to 100,000 new infections per day

in view of the rapid increase in Coronavirus infections in South America, one of the leading health warned experts of the country in front of an escalation of the pandemic. If the increase in the affected States could not be brought under control, be country-wide soon up to 100,000 new infections per day to imagine, warned the immunologist Anthony Fauci on Tuesday at a hearing in the Senate. Several Federal States have occurred because of the development in the loosening of the measures to contain the Virus on the brake.

In America, the number of new infections is currently around 40 000 per day - more than on most days, the peak phase of the pandemic in April. Meanwhile, it is tested even more, however, many of the cities more recorded admissions to hospitals. A total of almost 2.6 million infections and 126 000 deaths were recorded in cases.

"I'm very concerned," said Fauci, the Director of the national Institute for allergies and infectious diseases. "We are moving in the wrong direction." The pandemic can currently only be curbed if the people deceiving the Public consistently masks and your safety distance is respected. If the people would not stick to it, "we have more big problems," warned Fauci.

Even the fireworks of the national holiday-cancelled

In Texas, Florida, California, and Arizon try the local governments, development counter, and paused the phased easing of Corona pads or did you undo. Arizona Governor Douglas Ducey limited the number of participants at events, initially until the end of July, back to 50 - just one week after an appearance by US President Donald Trump with numerous spectators. "We expect that our Numbers will worsen," said the Governor, according to the American media. In the state with seven million inhabitants, there are so far around 75,000 confirmed Coronavirus infections.

In southern California should remain on the upcoming holiday weekend in the Los Angeles County beaches are closed. Also, bike paths, Parking lots and Piers are from Friday to Monday, not available, informed the district on Monday evening. Similarly, the traditional fire was the work of the national holiday (4th July) cancelled. Governor Gavin Newsom had arranged on Sunday in Parts of the state already for the second Time a closure of Bars. The decree applies in seven districts, including in the metropolis of Los Angeles. California had adopted early as a precaution, Corona-restrictions, this last but slowly relaxed. Newsom had ordered in mid-June for the West coast state with almost 40 million inhabitants, a mask of duty.

An appeal to the citizens

remain Also in Parts of Florida, the beaches should be closed. In the city of Jacksonville, where President Trump will be named in August in the Wake of the party Congress as the presidential candidate of the Republicans, in public buildings, where distance requirements cannot be met, masks are worn. Trumps, Republicans had shifted their party due to stricter Corona-requirements in North Carolina to Florida.

Updated Date: 30 June 2020, 17:19

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