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"Like last time". Who in the world is preparing for the second wave of the pandemic

Six months ago, the world health organization declared the epidemic COVID-19 emergency of international scope. Some countries have already passed the peak of incidence and emerge from the crisis, but nobody relaxes: waiting for new outbreaks. And who argues that the second wave is not: everything is a wave, just very big.

The closest neighbor of China, Vietnam, startled the world, twice turning off the epidemic in the Bud. Flash quickly took control, and although the skeptics were talking about the possibility of fraud statistics in a socialist state, experts of the Vietnamese success is not surprising.

The Belgian authorities said how to stop a new outbreak COVID-19

Strict limitation of social contacts will help to stop a new outbreak of coronavirus infection COVID-19 in Belgium, said Wednesday the official representative of the Federal anti-crisis headquarters for combating coronavirus Frederick Jacob.

"Limiting the number of contacts is the most effective measure for reducing the spread of the virus. These contacts played an important role in the increased incidence of in recent weeks. The situation is of serious concern," said Jacob at a press conference in Brussels.

The foreign Ministry has warned about the introduction of quarantine measures in some countries

The Russian foreign Ministry announces the introduction of quarantine measures in some countries because of rising cases of infection COVID-19.

"China, Hong Kong – growth of infections COVID-19

In Belgium the number of people infected with coronavirus has reached 66 428

The number of cases of coronavirus in Belgium since mid-March, amounted to 66 428 (on the eve reported a 66 026), the number of deaths – 9822, said on Tuesday the Institute of public health of the country Sciensano.

According to experts, the day is now sick an average of 311, and the average of cases over the past two weeks per 100 thousand population has grown in Belgium up to 30 (the average "safety zone" adopted in Europe, is from 16 to 20).

The authorities of the Belgian province imposed a curfew due to coronavirus

The authorities of the Belgian province of Antwerp imposed a curfew from 23.30 to 6.00, and ordered the company to return to the remote work where possible, in connection with the sharp jump in the incidence of coronavirus infection.

All cafes and restaurants should be closed not later than 23.00. Temporarily banned all contact sports for athletes over the age of 18. In some areas of the province will also be closed Banquet halls and fitness centers.

In Belgium fear that the second wave COVID-19 can be worse than the first

The Minister of health of Belgium Maggie de Block believes that adopted at the next meeting of the Council of national security measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus is required, as it will enable us to avoid the second wave of the epidemic in the country, which may be worse than the first.

Monday following the meeting of the national security Council, the Belgian authorities have urged citizens to limit contacts amid rising cases COVID-19 of 71% over the past week. Under the new rules, which take effect from Wednesday, the social circle of a family living under one roof, is reduced from 15 to five. In addition, the Belgian authorities have defined the rules of visiting the shops. In particular, to visit the store one by one, accompanied by a child living with an adult under the same roof, or a person with disabilities. Belgian companies are again urged to return to remote. Also limited the number of participants of mass events indoors up to 100 people outdoors - up to 200.

Belgium urged to limit contact because of rising cases COVID-19

The Belgian authorities urged residents to limit contact amid rising cases COVID-19 in the country, said Monday the Belgian Prime Minister Sophie Wilmes at a press conference in Brussels following the meeting of the national security Council.

Under the new rules, which take effect from Wednesday, the social circle of a family living under one roof, is reduced from 15 to five. "We are talking about close communion, when social distance is not respected," the Minister explained. According to her, these limitations do not apply to children under 12 years of age.

In Belgium, spoke about the increase in the incidence of COVID-19 over the past week

The incidence of coronavirus in Belgium over the past seven days was 71%, now in the country ill the day an average of nearly 279 people, said Monday in the Belgian Institute of public health Sciensano.

Just since mid-March in Belgium 026 recorded 66 cases of infection among tested.

At the airport of the Belgian city of Liege there was a fire

A strong fire occurred in the night of Thursday at the airport of the Belgian city of Liege, told a local TV channel Tele Liege.

According to him, lit up the hangar supports the company Aeroservices. No injuries were reported.

In Belgium recorded an increase in the incidence of coronavirus

In Belgium over the past seven days recorded an increase in the incidence of coronavirus, 57%, said Monday at the national Institute for health Sciensano.

So if as of last Monday to the average country sickened 93 people a day, now this figure is 146 (Sunday ill 241 people, Saturday – 189). Only in Belgium since the start of the outbreak in mid-March were more than 63.5 thousand diseases among tested citizens, died about 9.8 thousand people. Last week also marked a small growth average for the number of hospitalizations and deaths.

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