In the UK the quarantine was extended for three weeks

LONDON, 16 APR – RIA Novosti, Maria Tobacco. Quarantine measures in the UK extended for at least three weeks, announced at a press briefing on Thursday, the British foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, performing part of the duties of the Prime Minister during absence recovering from COVID-19 Boris Johnson.

“There is evidence that the measures introduced have been effective… Any changes in the current regime can lead to the deterioration of the situation. Earlier easing measures may worsen the situation for public health and the economy. On the basis of this decision the government has decided to extend the measures at least three weeks,” said Raab.

the Announcement was expected. The total number who died from COVID-19 in the UK reached 13 729 people, the number of infected has increased to 103 093.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, there have been recorded more than 1.9 million cases of infection, over 123 thousand people died.

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