Globally, Wednesday, December 2, 2020 more than 64.2 million (64,293,447 cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) have been officially counted since the start of the pandemic, and more than 1.48 million (1,488 321) people have succumbed to Covid-19. Johns Hopkins University also reports 41,258,010 remissions.
The United Kingdom is the first country in the world to authorize the vaccine against the Covid-19 of the German BioNTech and the American giant Pfizer, which will be available in the country from “next week”, announced Wednesday the British government. Interpol has issued a warning message to its 194 member countries, urged to prepare for organized crime actions focused on coronavirus vaccines and warn of “potential criminal activity linked to counterfeiting, theft and illegal promotion of vaccines against Covid-19 and influenza ”. The United States is the most affected in the world both in terms of the number of deaths and the number of cases recorded. The countries most in mourning after the United States are Brazil, India, Mexico and the United Kingdom.
Morocco recorded during the 24 hours from 6 p.m. Tuesday to 6 p.m. Wednesday, 4,346 new confirmed cases of coronavirus, 4,044 new healings and 70 new deaths, the health ministry said during its daily press briefing. Hespress’s watch and monitoring platform, covid.hespress.com/fr, details that Morocco now has 363,190 confirmed cases, 5,985 deaths (i.e. a mortality rate of 1.64%), 314,237 recoveries, 3,631,695 cases excluded after negative laboratory tests (an increase of 16,754), and 43,968 cases under treatment, including 991 in serious condition (81 under intubation).
In Africa the coronavirus is spreading stealthily and has exceeded 2.18 million cases. Africa CDC reveals in its data this Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 2,184,209 cases of infections, 52,231 deaths and 1,853,263 remissions on the continent. South Africa is the cradle of the pandemic on the African continent the number of confirmed cases is 792,299 (+2,295) and 21,644 (+105) dead. It is followed by Morocco 363,190 (+4,346) confirmed cases and 5,985 deaths (+70), Egypt, 116,303 (+392) cases and 6,666 (+16) deaths. Next come Ethiopia (110,984 cases and 1,715 deaths), Tunisia 98,072 and 3,311 deaths, Algeria 84,152 cases and 2,447 deaths from Libya 84,087 cases and 1,200 deaths, and Nigeria 67,838 cases and 1,176 deaths.
France deplores 313 deaths from the coronavirus and 14,065 new contaminations in 24 hours. The death toll now stands at 53,816 dead since the start of the epidemic, for a total of 2,275,477 confirmed cases of contamination, making it the fourth most affected country in the world and the seventh worst affected. Italy has 1,641,610 (+20,709) cases and 57,045 (+ 684) deaths. In the United Kingdom, Wednesday, December 2, 2020, there are 1,659,256 (+16,170) confirmed cases and 59,699 (+648) dead in total. Spain is this Wednesday at 1,665,775 (+ 8,257) confirmed cases and 45,784 (+442) deaths. Russia reports 2,347,401 (+41,053) confirmed cases and 41,053 (+589) deaths. Russia has started to vaccinate its military against the new coronavirus. In total, more than 400,000 soldiers must be vaccinated. Germany currently has 1,096,526 (+16,098) recorded cases and 17,411 deaths (+468).
In the United States, the first country most affected and the most bruised, 2,569 dead, on Wednesday, added to the most gruesome toll on the planet to make 272,552 deaths while the number of new cases rose. raised to 180,394, the country has 13,869,361 cases of infections. In Brazil the daily number of deaths is 682 this Wednesday, December 2, 2020 making a total of 173,246 deaths. The country stands at 6,391,640 (+51,880) to date. Peru has 965,228 (+1,075) cases of contamination and 36,031 (+65) deaths. Mexico has 1,243,659 (+7,264) cases and 114,449 (+610) deaths (AFP). Chile has 553,898 recorded cases and counts 15,430 deaths in total, Argentina, the eighth most affected country in the world, has 1,432,570 cases and 38,928 deaths and Colombia has 1,324,792 cases and 36,934 deaths (Tuesday) .
In India, the second most populous country in the world with 1.3 billion inhabitants, 138,627 deaths (+ 468) have been recorded, according to the Ministry of Health, the country has 9,530,931 confirmed cases (+31,220 ), private hospitals in the capital must now reserve 80% of intensive care beds and 60% of conventional beds for patients affected by the coronavirus. South Korea has 35,163 cases of infections (+511) and 526 deaths (+0). China reports 9 new infections with the coronavirus (Covid-19) in 24 hours and counts 86,551 cases in total and 4,634 (+0) deaths. Japan has 1,692 new cases of contamination and 33 deaths in 24 hours for a total of 150,386 cases and 2,172 deaths. Iran counts 362 deaths in 24 hours, or 48,990 in total. The country now has 989,572 (+13,621) reported cases.