No deaths, 1,734 new cases of contamination and 833 recoveries were confirmed in the Kingdom on 16 and 17 June 2022. The still active cases amount to 9,461, while more than 6.5 million people have received the third dose. Surveillance of the pandemic, in numbers.
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In the Maghreb, Algeria does not communicate the number of screening tests, suggesting that the number of pollutants is much higher than the official figures. The last assessment stopped reporting 12 cases of contamination. The country has a total of 265,964 cases of contamination, including 6,875 deaths and 178,455 recoveries.
In Tunisia, 668 new cases of pollution and 483 recoveries have been registered, according to the latest available report. The country has collected 1,043,540 cases of contamination, including 28,646 deaths and 1,029,368 recoveries since March 2020.
In Mauritania, according to the latest available report, 8 cases of contamination and 6 recoveries have been registered. The country has recorded 59,283 cases of Covid-19 contamination, including 982 deaths and 58,191 cures.
Thailand on Friday announced the lifting of the last major restrictions imposed in the Kingdom to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
Wearing a mask outside, mandatory since mid-2021, will no longer be so in the coming days. The exact date has not yet been published in the Royal Gazette.
And the “Thai passport”, health and travel documents required for foreign visitors wishing to visit the country, ends from 1.eh July.
Travelers must still show their vaccination certificate upon arrival or take a Covid test.
The tourism sector, which is essential to Thailand’s economy and ravaged during the kingdom’s months of closure, is slowly starting up again.
About 1.6 million foreign tourist arrivals were registered in the first six months of 2022.
The African continent has registered a total of 11,713,285 cumulative cases of Covid-19 as of Thursday night, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.
The number of deaths in connection with the pandemic reached 253,719 cases on the same date, while the recoveries totaled 11,073,375, specifies the CDC Africa, which is part of the African Union.
South Africa is the most affected country with 3,981,739 cases, highlights CDC Africa in particular.
By region, southern Africa comes first, followed by North Africa, East Africa and Central Africa, it is noted.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) immediately approved the Covid-19 vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna for infants on Friday, paving the way for the first injections, which are now almost safe, next week in the United States.
The Moderna vaccine, in two doses, is approved in emergencies for children between 6 months and 5 years. The one for Pfizer, this time in three doses, is between 6 months and 4 years. This is the last age group that has not yet received this protection in the United States, as in many countries.
The FDA also approved Moderna’s vaccine for children aged 6 to 17 years. The Pfizer vaccine was already approved from the age of 5 in the country.
The pandemic has officially killed at least 6,337,968 people worldwide since the end of December 2019, according to a report established by AFP.
The United States is the country with the most deaths (1,037,928), ahead of Brazil (668,892), India (524,817) and Russia (380,270).
The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates, taking into account the excess mortality directly and indirectly associated with Covid-19, that the extent of the pandemic may be two to three times higher than officially established.