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Guatemala warns its citizens of a “total” 15-day closure if the number of cases increases

May 25, 2020

The President of Guatemala, Alejandro Giammattei, has warned the country’s citizens about another 15 days of possible “full” detention after the number of COVID-19 cases has increased significantly in recent years. 24 hours.

“If the cases continue to grow, we will see a need to close the country completely for 15 days,” said the Guatemalan president in a speech addressed to the country via public media.

“We need everyone to work together, comply with measures and comply with regulations to close the contagion circle,” he said.

Guatemala warns its citizens of a “total” 15-day closure if the number of cases increasesGuatemala warns its citizens of a “total” 15-day closure if the number of cases increases

In its last part of the pandemic, the Guatemalan Ministry of Health has confirmed 370 new cases and three deaths, representing a total of 3,424 positive and 58 deaths.