As of 6am on April 28, the world recorded 3,058,552 cases of Covid-19 in 210 countries and territories, including 211,177 deaths and 919,727 people recovered.
On April 27, WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus expressed concern that it would take a long time for the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic to end, while health services Fundamentals are still being disrupted, especially immunization programs for children in poor countries.
The United States remains the center of the world’s Covid-19 epidemic, with more than 1 million positive cases and more than 56,000 deaths, of which New York state is the most heavily affected by more than a quarter of all cases nationwide. On April 27, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said the state’s random number of random antibody tests had increased to 7,500 to provide a panoramic view of the disease situation. On the same day, a group of Democratic MPs in the US House of Representatives called on allowing lawmakers to vote remotely in the wake of an outbreak. The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee, meanwhile, has been pushing for an investigation into President Donald Trump’s cessation of funding for WHO amid the outbreak of the Covid-19 outbreak worldwide.
On April 27, the National Civil Aviation Administration of Argentina banned all purchases of commercial air tickets from or traveling within Argentina until September. This is one of the strict travel bans. The most stringent in the world and aroused many objections that this measure will put too much pressure on airlines and airports.
On April 27, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson made his first public appearance after nearly a month of treatment due to Covid-19. Speaking at 10 Downing Street, Prime Minister B. Johnson said the British people were beginning to reverse the situation in the fight against Covid-19, but it is likely that the blockade orders will not be lifted immediately. Currently, UK has recorded 157,149 cases of Covid-19 infection, including 21,092 deaths. The same day, the British government’s official announcement said that the country’s ministers and health officials would answer a number of people’s questions in daily press conferences about the Covid-19 epidemic, amid scene of Prime Minister B. Johnson’s commitment to providing the utmost transparency possible in relation to the measures currently being taken.
On April 27, French Deputy Finance Minister Agnes-Pannier Runacher said the country plans to supply more than 26 million masks to the market this weekend as it prepares to gradually lift the blockade imposed to prevent Covid-19 from spreading. On April 28, French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will present a plan to relax restrictive measures in the National Assembly. France is currently the fourth-largest Covid-19 epidemic in the world, after the US, Spain and Italy, with nearly 166,000 positive cases.
On the same day, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced that it would send medical equipment, including protective vests and masks, to the United States by military aircraft on April 28 to support the efforts of Turkey. United States in preventing the outbreak of Covid-19. The Turkish president also said that 31 cities in the country will begin to impose blockades in the weekends from May 1, and that the blockade on the weekend will continue to apply until the end of the month. 5. The roadmap for normalization of socio-economic activities will soon be announced.
A survey by the Central Bank of Korea released on April 28 showed that the consumer sentiment index of Korea fell to its lowest level in 11 years, when the Covid-19 pandemic restrained business activities. and social activity, causing concern about the slowdown of Asia’s fourth largest economy. On April 27, South Korea continued to maintain a low number of new cases, with an additional 10 positive cases being recorded, bringing the total number of Covid-19 infections in the country to 10,738.
On April 27, speaking at a press conference in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Canh Shuang said the source of the Covid-19 pandemic virus was scientific and needed. much time to come to the final conclusion, and call on nations to focus on the fight against pandemic instead of politicizing this issue.
In Indonesia, the anti-Covid-19 task force commander Doni Monardo has set a goal of reducing the number of infections from now until June and aiming to reverse the disease in July, while emphasizing its commitment to strengthening implementation. test in May to quickly detect infections in the community.