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The World Health Organization said that the weekly number of deaths from COVID-19 has decreased by 90% since the beginning of the year.
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreis said this, CBS reports.
So, if in February the weekly number of deaths exceeded 75,000, over the past week, WHO recorded a little more than 9,400 deaths worldwide.
“We have come a long path, and this is definitely cause for optimism. But we continue to call on all governments, communities and people to remain vigilant,” Gebreis said.
At the same time, he noted that new stamps of the disease continue to spread.
“Almost 10 thousand deaths a week is 10,000 more than a disease that can be prevented and treated,” Ghebreis emphasized. .1 million, down 15% from the previous week. The number of new deaths in a week decreased by 10%.
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