the United States has overtaken China for the number of people infected with coronavirus. Only new York has more than 30 thousand patients. The situation is complicated by the high level of unemployment, which leapt against the introduction of quarantine. Other countries also impose strict measures against coronavirus. For example, in Argentina, the violators of the quarantine selected cars.
Clearly to such superiority over China sought US. But, in fact, now it is the United States became the leaders by the number of people infected with coronavirus COVID-19. The number of cases exceeded 82 thousand people. The us President explained this by the fact that the US has an excellent system for testing.
“Thank you to all the Americans for what continue to keep social distance. It’s hard, but you can do it. Stay home. Please relax and stay home. We made a record number of tests, for this reason, the United States now ranks first in the number of cases. The thing is — large-scale testing,” — said the President of the United States Donald trump.
But this is not the only issue Washington. Already more than 3 million Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits, beating the previous record set in 1982 by nearly four times. Most of them — those who received an hourly wage, including in restaurants and shops that are now closed because of the quarantine.
the potential increase in unemployment concerned and in Brazil, where some regions imposed a quarantine. Those who remained without earnings, the volunteers carry the food.
“After the authorities told my girls not to go to work and sit at home to pay them has ceased. What do they think? I’m terrified. After all, we need to buy food, clothes, something to live for, and we have no money, no work”, — says the resident of Rio de Janeiro Marie-josé Alves.
In neighboring Argentina where more concerned about the observance of quarantine. Quantitiesabout infected there does not exceed 600 people, but officials are looking at the experience of other countries, understand that in order to contain the pandemic, citizens need to stay at home. Violators of the regime have seized thousands of cars, 6 thousand people started a criminal case.
In Peru, where a 10-day quarantine violated 18 thousand people, the country’s President, Martin Vizcarra has ordered to extend the state of emergency. Travelers are urgently went home.
“Planes that arrive now at the airport of Cusco, people do not bring. They come exclusively in order to pick up tourists and take them home”, — commented the head of the National service of civil defence of Peru césar Conte.
got coronavirus and to Venezuela, where last night recorded the first death from coronavirus. A victim of the pandemic was the 47-year-old man from Aragua state.