6:12 – The head of the Mexican Digital Data Agency, David Merino, said that in the capital of Mexico From 1 April to the end of August, 20,535 people infected with covid-19 died, twice as many as officially reported. According to Merin, 92 percent of them died in hospitals.
6:10 – The director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Robert Redfield, told the US Senate that it would take at least another year for the vaccine to be available to the US public. US Department of Health spokesman Michael Caputo has accused CDC scientists of engaging in disruptive action against President Donald Trump.
5:45 – In the Czech Republic, a SARS-CoV-2 infection was confirmed on Wednesday in a record number of 2,139 people, which is 464 more than on Tuesday. For the first time, the limit of two thousand newly infected was exceeded. Currently, 17,619 people are infected. A total of 41,032 people were infected, of whom 482 died. The number of infected people also grew at a record level last week, when the daily increase on Tuesday exceeded the 1,000 for the first time. Not only those infected are infected, but also more victims, and 58 infected people have died since the beginning of September. This week the victim is 17 so far.
The number of hospitalizations is also growing, having increased by more than a quarter in the last week. There were 388 people in the hospitals on Tuesday with covid-19, 55 more than the day before. 81 of them are in a difficult state, more than a quarter of them have been added in the last week.
The disease is spreading the fastest in Prague and in the adjacent Central Bohemian districts, but also in the south of the Pilsen region, the Uherské Hradiště region and the Cheb region. In Prague, hygienists confirmed 155 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in the last seven days, followed by the Kroměříž district with 150 cases, Prague-East with 135 cases and the Beroun district with 133 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
5:40 – V Germany there were 2194 more coronavirus infections in the last day. This is only a few dozen more than in the eight times smaller Czech Republic. However, this is only the second time since April that the number has exceeded two thousand. In Germany, according to the Robert Koch Institute, a total of 265,857 people have been infected since the beginning of the current covid-19 pandemic, of whom 9,371 have died. Three more victims in the last 24 hours. Another 987 people have died from coronavirus in Brazil
5:38 – V Brazil in the last 24, 987 people infected with coronavirus died, bringing the number of victims in the country to 134,106. The number of people newly tested for coronavirus infection increased by 36,820 to a total of 4.419 million. Brazil is the third most affected country in the world after the United States and India in terms of SARS-CoV-2 infection.