COVID: RUSSIA, CORONAVIRUS NIGHTMARE returns, DEAD BOOMS. The situation
BOOM of DEATHS in Russia. The CORONAVIRUS NIGHTMARE is backWhile Italy seems to come out, perhaps definitively, from the COVID nightmare, with a continuous and steady decline in positives and hospitalized, there are areas of the world where the coronavirus continues to cause many concerns. We are talking, in particular, of the Russia, dove the last 48 hours have been truly dramatic.
The worst data since the beginning of the pandemic was recorded: 1800 deaths, in 48 hours. And for a week i official data broadcast from Moscow report a boom in deaths, more than 800 per day, with a soaring 7-day moving average 382 dead at the end of June to 868 from Tuesday 5th October.
As he reported Alexei Kuznetsov, assistant to the Russian Minister of Health, at the moment the infected they are receiving medical care there are about 950 thousand. Dimitri Peskov, spokesman for the Kremlin, did not hide concern and pointed the finger at the rate of people who decided not to get vaccinated: “The data are very negative and reason for worry. The main reason is the insufficient level of vaccination “, he said Peskov, adding that “the virus is becoming more aggressive”.
The level of immunized people in the country remains inadequate: the Russian Deputy Prime Minister,Tatiana Golikova, explained in recent days that 42.2 million people have been fully vaccinated out of a population of approximately 146 million. According to what the newspaper reported Corriere della Sera, Russia immunized the 29% of citizens, with 6.8% receiving only one dose. Faced with a scenario in clear worsening, with the winter that will return to give a boost to viral circulation, the spokesperson for Vladimir Putin is back to talk about lockdown.
In Italy, the number of vaccinated people travels on much better percentages, with the 72,4% of the population that received the two doses (il 79,5% if only those over 12 are considered). The effects on the curve of infections and in particular of deaths are evident, in particular if messi to confrontationwith those of Russia.