Director of Al-Mujtahid Hospital: An increase in the number of Corona suspected cases which review the hospital by 10 percent

The director of Damascus Hospital General Authority, Dr.Ahmed Abbas, confirmed that the suspected cases of Coronavirus, that checked into  the hospital during the current period, have increased by 10 percent from the previous period.

Dr. Abbas indicated in a statement to SANA that the second wave of Coronavirus that began in a number of governorates did not reach its peak in Damascus and is still under control until this time despite the increase in the number of cases with respiratory complaints. He stressed that the hospital is committed to the directives of the Ministry of Health in terms of precautionary procedures, raising the level of alertness, and stopping all operations, except for emergency and tumor related ones.

Inas Abdulkaree

Corona infects more than 64 million people and deaths are close to a million and a half around the world

The total number of people infected with the novel Coronavirus around the world since its outbreak last December has exceeded 64 million, while the total number of deaths is close to one and a half million.

According to the World Meters website, which is run by international researchers and developers, the Corona virus has killed one million and 487013 people around the world. The total number of infections reached 64 million and 208,879 while  44 million and 457096 others have recovered from the disease.

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Inas Abdulkareem

Britain agrees to use the (Pfizer Bionic) vaccine against the Coronavirus

On December 2nd, Britain announced its approval of the use of the Pfizer Bionic vaccine against the emerging coronavirus, indicating that it will be released for use next week.

“The government agreed to the recommendation of the Independent Agency for Regulating Medicines and Health Care Products to authorize the use of the Pfizer Bionic vaccine against Corona,” AFP quoted a British government spokesman as saying.

Corona infections around the world exceed 62 million and 600 thousand, and the United States is at the top

The new Coronavirus has killed one million and 458 960 people around the world since its outbreak began in December, according to the Worldmeter website. 

The site, which is run by international researchers and developers, stated that the total number of Coronavirus infections around the world reached 62 million and 619,399 cases, while 43 million and 225,507 people have recovered from the disease. 

The United States continues to top the list of infections, with one million and 610,357 infections, while the total deaths reached 272,254, after recording 369 new deaths. 

A professor of Molecular Biology at George Mason University of America, Ancha Baranova, warned that the outbreak of the Corona epidemic in the country led to a decrease in the birth rate during the past two months. The current rate is 15 percent less compared to the same period last year.

1696 new infections and 11 deaths of Coronavirus in Lebanon

Beirut, (ST) - Lebanon registered 1696 new confirmed infections of Coronavirus during the past 24 hours, which brings the total number of confirmed infections to 125,637.

The report of the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health on Sunday stated that 11 deaths were also recorded, bringing the number of deaths to 991.

Raghda Sawas