Source: Arab.net, agencies
The Regional Director for the Western Pacific Region of the World Health Organization said, Tuesday, that the spread of the Corona virus is increasingly being led by people in their 20s, 30s and 40s, and many people are unaware that they have been infected.
“This increases the risk of repercussions for the most vulnerable: the elderly, patients receiving long-term care and those living in densely populated and deprived areas,” Takeshi Kasai said in an online briefing.
“This is the stage where governments will need to deal with multiple increases or increases, but in a sustainable way,” said Dr. Kasai.
He added that governments will need targeted responses early on to the outbreak, continue to improve health care systems, and promote “new normal” healthy habits that will help prevent the spread of the virus.
“Such methods may be more effective, reduce social unrest and its impact on economies,” Kasai said.
On Saturday, the Russian Ministry of Health announced: Production of the vaccine, named “Sputnik-V”, beginsAnd it was developed by the National Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology, according to “Interfax” news agency, and thus Russia has become the first country in the world to start producing a vaccine against the emerging corona virus.
Russia said that the vaccine will be offered at the end of this month.
It is planned that the vaccination campaign with the new vaccine against the coronavirus will be carried out in two stages, separated by a period of time of three weeks.
US President Donald Trump, had expressed He hopes that the Russian “Sputnik-V” vaccine will prove effective In the treatment of corona virus.
But he stressed that it is important to adhere to all practical rules in the pharmaceutical industry.
Trump said that Washington does not know much about the Russian vaccine, noting that the United States has made tangible progress in developing a vaccine for Corona, adding that his country will announce something in the not too distant future.