PCR tests in Slovakia revealed more than 419,000 infected with coronavirus. The Covid-19 pandemic claimed 12,697 lives.
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10:25 WORLD – The World Health Organization is still assessing data on the Russian coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V. However, she said she did not expect an early decision on whether to approve it for emergency use.
10:24 AM WORLD – In the last 24 hours, 629 cases of the disease have been confirmed in Hungary, which is more than double the previous day.
Seven patients died of Covid-19, nine fewer than on Tuesday.
10:20 SLOVAKIA – Police will increase the number of police officers at mobile vaccination centers. This was confirmed by the interim police president Stefan Hamran before the meeting of the Central Crisis Staff.
“We have solutions. Measures have been taken in the past as well. We will strengthen them,” Hamran added in connection with the attacks on vaccination teams and epidemiologists.
He added that the threats of people to epidemiologists are dealt with by the police individually.
10:11 SLOVAKIA – YouTube deserves praise for removing anti-video videos. This was stated by the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Martin Klus, who stated this in his profile on the social network.
He hopes that the most used network in the Slovak Republic will decide to take a similar step.
10:01 SLOVAKIA – In the past day, 1,332 people could be vaccinated with the first dose, in Slovakia it is already a total of 2,462,200 people.
The second dose vaccines 1,250 people received yesterday, 2,263,995 people are fully vaccinated.
20,362 antigen assays were also performed. 346 people had a positive test, of whom almost 76 percent did not have vaccinations.
The most positively tested RT-PCR tests were in the Prešov region (430), followed by the Žilina region (387), the Košice region (345), Trnavský (220), Banskobystrický (209), Bratislavský (164), Trenčiansky (119) and Nitriansky ( 97). There are 897 men and 1,074 women among them. The total number of positively tested men is 200,135 and women 219,338.
Coronavirus succumbed to seven people. The number of confirmed victims of pulmonary COVID-19 increased by 7 people. The total number of “Covid” deaths is 12,697 and the total number of “Covid” deaths is 2,479.
The number of people in need of hospitalization has increased by 89. There are currently 753 people in hospitals, of which more than 83 percent are not fully vaccinated.
There are 83 patients at JIS, 76 people need the support of artificial lung ventilation. Of these, more than three quarters are not vaccination.
9:57 SLOVAKIA – A meeting of the Crisis Staff begins at the Bôrik Hotel.
The staff will deal with anti-vax campaigns, attacks on mobile vaccination teams and threats from epidemiologists. It will deal with various proposals on how to deal with the situation and protect them.
“There are too many attacks on medical staff and I think we should take a clearer stance on this,” Lengvarsky said. He did not say specific proposals for a solution, he wants to communicate them with the Ministry of the Interior.
9:45 SLOVAKIA – The situation in primary schools in the founding powers of the city of Košice has improved, despite the fact that the Košice district currently belongs to II. degree of danger, ie in burgundy color.
The number of infected pupils as well as school staff has halved compared to last week. The total number of schools in which teachers have to teach their students online has also decreased.
8:09 WORLD – 1,108 new cases of coronavirus infection arrived in the Czech Republic on Tuesday, which is the highest increase since May. The reproduction number remains at 1.3 for the third day. There are currently 267 patients with hospitals in hospitals.