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The long-term consequences of the pandemic coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 include the crises in various areas of public life. This statement was made by the head of the world health organization (who) tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus at the virtual global summit on health, which was organized by the authorities of Dubai, reports “Interfax”.
According to Director General of who, the global epidemic is still in the growth stage. “And we know that the pandemic is much heavier than just a crisis in health care. It is also the economic crisis, and social crisis, and in many countries — and even political crisis. Its effects will be felt for decades”, — quotes Agency the words of Gebreyesus.
Earlier in the day he called one of the reasons that pandemic was able to inflict more damage: according to him, the politicization of the related issues helped the epidemic to intensify.
On 19 June the head of the who warned the world about the beginning of a new and dangerous phase coronavirus pandemic, people have already started to get out of isolation, but the infection continues to spread with great speed.
According to the Johns Hopkins University, the pandemic has affected more than 8.9 million people around the world. More than 468 thousand people died from causes related to caused by a new type of coronavirus pneumonia COVID-19.
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