The Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) urged American countries “not to lose their vigilance” on Tuesday before the number of coronavirus cases in the region and the growing number of nations with continued community transmission is increasing.
According to the agency, cases of Covid-19 in America increased by 250,000 in just one week, with the majority registered in the United States, followed by Brazil, Canada, Ecuador and Mexico. In addition, all countries and areas in the region have confirmed cases.
Regarding the community broadcast, PAHO has reported that seven countries in South America, one in Central America and one in the Caribbean are experiencing this scenario, which the agency believes is “a dismal milestone in the fight against Covid”. 19 “.
“Over a million cases of the virus have been reported in America, and by April 27, more than 60,211 people had died from this terrible disease,” said PAHO director Carissa Ettiene, admitting that “In Latin America, the number of infections has increased worryingly increased. “