Italy got 100 this weekThe country’s vaccine distribution bureau CNN told CNN Wednesday that there were 1,000 fewer doses of Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine than expected

According to the agreement between the EU and vaccine companies, Italy should 470Received 000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine

According to the country’s health ministry, Italy has nearly 250 to date000 vaccinations done, 541% of the doses it received this week

The countries of the European Union are introducing their vaccination programs, but many have been criticized for slow starts of the drives

Federal Health Minister Jens Spahn has asked the people in the country to be patient about the speed with which the coronavirus vaccine is being introduced

Spahn said at a press conference on Wednesday that the first step was to vaccinate all those in need of care and the elders in the country

Figures from the Robert Koch Institute, the national agency for disease control and prevention, show that 367331 vaccinations were administered, with 150000 in nursing homes and around 176000 medical personnel received the shot

Germany is lagging behind Britain, which vaccinated around 1.3 million people as of Tuesday.But it is ahead of France, which has also drawn criticism of a slow start to its vaccination and will continue until May 1 The country has since accelerated its rollout significantly, and on Jan. January more than 5000 doses administered Italy has so far almost 250000 vaccinations carried out

“That is why we have to ask large parts of the population for patience,” said Spahn, saying that the situation in the entire European Union or beyond is no different

Spahn said the hope is to be able to offer everyone a vaccine this summer

“Today we expect a second approval for the Moderna vaccine,” he said, referring to an upcoming decision by the European Medicines Agency on the Moderna vaccine on Wednesday

The Bavarian Prime Minister Markus Soeder has said that vaccinations are the only really long-term strategy to combat Covid

At a press conference in Munich, the German head of state said that while ordering vaccines is important, it is also important to encourage people to take the pictures

Bavaria has now entered a crucial phase, he said, adding: “It has never been this bad”

The German government announced on Tuesday that the country’s national lockdown – originally scheduled to run until Jan. January existed – will be extended until the end of the month

The country recorded 1019 deaths the second highest daily death toll from the coronavirus

A group of virus cases in Hebei Province, China has continued to increase Over 39 confirmed cases and 78 asymptomatic cases were reported on Tuesday, according to an official statement on Wednesday

China’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has claimed the cluster is linked to imported cases

Most of the cases are related to the Gaocheng District in Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei Province Another city, Xingtai, 100 km from the capital, reports two cases

The first case was on Jan. Reported January 23 when a resident of Gaocheng County tested positive for the virus a few days after a wedding.Some other participants later tested positive

Individuals planning to travel from Shijiazhuang Airport and Railway Station must present a negative PCR test result within 72 hours

According to a spokesman for Shijiazhuang Municipal People’s Government who spoke at a press conference on Tuesday, the city will be closed from Jan. Start testing all residents on January

Denmark has banned travelers from South Africa from entering the country and advises against traveling to the African nation, as a new variant of Covid-19 was discovered there for the first time

The Danish Foreign Ministry advises against all travel, including business trips, to all of South Africa, according to a press release published on Tuesday evening

The variant exhibits a mutation pattern that worries scientists and appears to facilitate transmission of the virusAnother variant, first discovered in the UK, has raised similar concerns around the world

The U.S. reported the highest daily Covid-19 death toll ever on Tuesday – a grim milestone reached as heads of state work urgently to combat a slow pace of vaccination

More than 3770 American deaths were reported in one day – more than two dozen above the country’s previous record set less than a week ago, according to the COVID Tracking Project, the country exceeded 21 million infections on Tuesday and a hospital record of more than 131100 Covid-19 patients placed across the country

With the numbers rising, U.S. governors are now taking new steps to get their hands on the vaccines being distributed faster, including mobilizing members of the National Guard and training more volunteers to administer vaccines

China says it remains in close contact with the World Health Organization (WHO) to finalize arrangements for an international panel of experts to visit Wuhan to investigate the origin of Covid-19

WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Tuesday that two scientists from the United Nations (UN) team had already left their home countries for Wuhan when they were told that Chinese officials had not approved the required entry permits / p>

The WHO announced on Tuesday that prior to the trip, agreements had been made with China

WHO officials have long been negotiating with Beijing to give a team of global scientists access to key sites to study the origin of the virus – first discovered in Wuhan in December 2019

The scientists’ visit was agreed between China and the WHO in October, and the experts and their Chinese colleagues were in contact via Zoom

Hua added, “To my understanding, the two sides are still in close communication on details of the specific dates and agreements under which the international expert group is to come to China”

“We hope that through the communication between the two sides we can conclude the agreements as soon as possible and further promote the cooperation”

The spokesman added that Beijing was still working to create “good conditions” for the international team of experts to come to China to “collaborate on finding the origin of the virus” “

“In order to ensure that the international group of experts coming to China can operate smoothly, the necessary procedures must be followed and specific arrangements must be made. The two sides are still negotiating,” said Hua

Germany has the second highest daily death toll since Covid-19, according to its national agency for disease control and prevention

The Robert Koch Institute announced on Wednesday that another 1019 people had died, bringing the death toll to 36537 increased

The all-time high daily death toll was hit on Jan. December reported as 1129 deaths were registered

Another 21237 people have been registered with coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases in Germany to 1808647 increased

The rising numbers come a day after the German government announced plans to extend the country’s national lockdown until the end of the month

There are now more people hospitalized with Covid-19 in Ireland than at the height of the first wave, Health Service Executive CEO Paul Reid said on Twitter on Wednesday

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