Global coronavirus cases rose by more than 400,000 for the first time late Friday, a record increase in one day as most of Europe imposes new restrictions to curb the outbreak.
Europe, which succeeded in eliminating the first wave of infections, has emerged as a new epicenter of the Coronavirus in recent weeks, reporting an average of 140,000 cases per day over the past week.
As a region, Europe reports more than daily cases India, Brazil And the we Mutual.
Of every 100 reported infections worldwide, 34 were from European countries, according to a Reuters analysis.
The region currently reports 1 million new infections nearly every nine days and has reported more than 6.3 million cases since the start of the pandemic.
Major European countries – the United kingdom, France, Russia, Holland And the Spain It accounted for about half of the new cases in Europe in the week ending October 18.
France reported the highest rate of seven days of new cases in Europe, with 19,425 infections per day, followed by the United Kingdom, Russia, Spain and the Netherlands in the list of European countries most affected.
Many European countries are closing schools, canceling elective surgeries and recruiting medical students as authorities face a resurgence of Covid-19.
Russia is working to transfer students to online learning and northern Ireland Schools close for two weeks and restaurants for four.
In Spain, the authorities are in Catalonia Bars and restaurants have been ordered to close for 15 days and restricted the number of people allowed to enter stores.
Czech Republic It has also switched schools to distance learning and plans to recall thousands of medical students. Hospitals cut short non-urgent medical procedures to save beds.
polishing Health officials have warned that the country is on the verge of disaster, with 6,526 new cases of coronavirus and 116 deaths reported this week.
Poland is stepping up training for nurses and is considering establishing military field hospitals.
Latin america It is the region most affected with around 27% of all Covid-19 cases, followed by Asia, North America and Europe.
India Fewer cases are reported this month compared to September, with 69,000 cases per day.
The numbers are down by more than 20,400 during the past three weeks, down 22% from their previous peak. India reported 55,342 cases on October 13, the lowest daily increase since August 18.
In the we, Which has the largest total number of cases and deaths in the world, new infections are on the rise, along with the most hospitalized Covid-19 patients since early September.