Argentine President Alberto Fernández said this Wednesday that the coronavirus pandemic is “far from being defeated, it still infects many Argentinians and claims their lives,” while health authorities confirm a new record in the number of cases have additional newspapers.
According to the Argentine health authorities, there were 5,782 new cases of coronavirus this Wednesday, which increased the number to 141,900 infected. In addition, 98 people have died from the disease in the past 24 hours, resulting in a total of 2,588 deaths.
Fernández therefore expressed himself in an act with the armed forces in which he announced a salary change for military personnel. From October 1, they will receive their surcharges, which “will put an end to the inequalities and inequalities that have been occurring for years”.
It has recognized the work of members of the country’s armed forces in the fight against the corona virus. “They had to prepare to help people fight a pandemic and they have won recognition from all Argentinians,” he said, the Argentine news agency Télam reported.
With this in mind, he commended that the military “had to face something unique in history, make every effort to preserve the lives of the Argentines,” and stressed that “they did very well and did everything. We asked them to do what they did. “