WHO reports decrease in new coronavirus cases

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — The number of new cases of coronavirus COVID-2019 in China over the past week has been steadily declining. This was announced by the Director General of the World Health Organization Tedros Adhan Ghebreyesus on Wednesday, February 12.

However, Gebreyesus urged to consider this data with extreme caution.

Earlier, on February 12, Gebreyesus announced that the World Health Organization (WHO) had sent medical masks, gloves and lab coats to 18 countries.

An outbreak of pneumonia caused by a new type of coronavirus occurred in Wuhan, China, at the end of December 2019.

On February 11, the World Health Organization gave the virus the official name COVID-2019 .

As of February 12, more than 44.6 thousand people were infected with the world, 1113 people became victims of the disease, more than 4.5 thousand were cured.


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