Source Title: comprehensive news: the epidemic situation in Asia and Europe continues to improve
Xinhua news agency, Minsk, January, 25, a comprehensive Xinhua News Agency correspondent in Asia and Europe reported that COVID-19 has been improving in some Asian and European countries recently. The number of new cases reported by Russia, Belarus, Ukraine and other countries in 25 days has dropped to the lowest level for a period of time. On the same day, Russia and Belarus announced the reduction of some beds for the treatment of new crown patients, and Ukraine also announced the lifting of the national blockade.
In the past day, there were 19290 newly diagnosed cases in Russia, the lowest number since November 3, 2020, with a total of 3738690 confirmed cases, 69918 deaths and 3150763 cured cases, according to the Russian epidemic prevention headquarters on the 25th.
In view of the recent slowing down of the epidemic, Moscow State announced on the 25th that it will reduce 3700 beds for the treatment of new crown patients. Nikolay & middot; malishev, a Russian infectious disease expert, told the media on the same day that it is expected that by the end of this summer, 60% to 70% of Russian citizens will be vaccinated and most of the epidemic prevention restrictions will be cancelled.
Russia’s & quot; vector & quot; National Science Center for Virology and biotechnology announced on the 25th that it had obtained images of the mutated virus reported in the UK for the first time. The center said the mutant virus would not affect the efficacy of its new vaccine.
According to the Ministry of health of Ukraine on the 25th, 2516 new cases were confirmed in the past day, the lowest since September 14, 2020, with a total of 1194328 confirmed cases, 21924 deaths and 953297 cured cases. On the same day, Ukraine’s health minister Stepanov said that a total of 30612 new confirmed cases were added last week, 14000 less than the previous week, and 11630 new crown patients were admitted, 1925 less than the previous week.
Stepanov said that the country will lift the national blockade on the 25th and resume the epidemic prevention measures in December 2020, including banning group activities of more than 20 people; the attendance rate of cinemas and theaters shall not exceed 50%; restaurants shall not be open from 23:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. the next day except for takeout; entertainment places such as singing halls and nightclubs shall not be open; masks must be worn in public places and buses; exhibition halls, etc No more than one person per 10 square meters of indoor space.
According to the data released by the Ministry of health of Belarus on the 25th, 1024 cases were newly diagnosed in Belarus in the past day, the lowest since November 10, 2020, with a total of 238635 cases diagnosed, 1658 cases died and 224171 cases cured. The Ministry of Health said on the same day that due to the gradual improvement of the epidemic situation in various places, some non communicable disease hospitals temporarily treating new crown patients began to return to normal working conditions, and some beds will be treated for other patients after being eliminated.
According to the Ministry of health of Kazakhstan on the 25th, in the past day, there were 1480 newly diagnosed cases, a total of 178454 cases, 2457 deaths and 160313 cured cases. Kazakhstan’s Health Minister Alexei & middot; ZOI said on the 22nd that the utilization rate of infectious disease beds and intensive care beds in Kazakhstan is 33% and 21% respectively, and the epidemic situation is generally controllable.
Some countries in Asia and Europe also updated the epidemic data on the 25th: Kyrgyzstan had 83971 confirmed cases, 1401 dead cases and 80025 cured cases; Georgia had 253816 confirmed cases, 3071 dead cases and 243396 cured cases; Armenia had 166094 confirmed cases, 3047 dead cases and 154932 cured cases; Uzbekistan had 78429 confirmed cases 621 cases died and 76862 cases were cured. (Writer: Wei Zhongjie; participant: Lu Jinbo, Li Dongxu, Ren Jun, Guan Jianwu, Li Ming, Cai Guodong)