The Robert Koch Institute reports 1,484 new cases of infection (on the eve of 1,892) in Germany. Thus, as of Friday, September 11, 256,850 cases of infection with this virus have been confirmed in Germany since the start of the pandemic. To date, 9,342 people have died from Covid 19. The R value is 0.90. 233 patients with Covid-19 are being treated in intensive care units.
Confirmed cases worldwide: 27,886,825; died: 904 103 recovered: 18 791 196.
► Finland lifts travel restrictions
Finland is easing travel restrictions from countries with higher rates of coronavirus infection. At the moment, Finland has banned entry to countries with more than ten cases per 100,000 people. From 19 September, the threshold will be raised to 25 cases per 100,000 people. The infection rate in Finland was 7.8 cases per 100,000 population in the last two weeks, making it one of the lowest rates in Europe.
► Stricter crown rules will apply in Austria from Monday
After a sharp increase in the number of cases of coronavirus infection, Austria is again tightening national measures. As the government announced in Vienna, starting Monday, all shops, without exception, must have mouth and nose protection. This also applies to employees in bars. In addition, food and drinks can only be served indoors in seating areas.
Only 3,000 visitors are allowed to open-air events instead of the current 10,000. Indoors only 1,500 are allowed instead of 5,000 guests, and only 50 guests are not allowed. Children must wear a mask outside the classroom at school.
► Philippines reports over 4,000 new infections
The Philippines is reporting 4040 new cases of coronavirus infection, in a maximum of twelve days. According to the Ministry of Health, the number of detected infections has increased to 252,964. The number of deaths increased by 42 to 4,108. The island nation has been hit hardest by the pandemic in Southeast Asia.
► Israel threatens isolation amid rising infections
Israel recorded the highest daily number of new infections since the start of the corona pandemic for the fourth time in a row. On Thursday, the Ministry of Health registered 4,038 new cases. In view of the increase in the number of infected, the cabinet of ministers decided on a three-stage plan, which has not yet been approved by the Israeli government on Sunday. The measures include a nationwide travel restriction. In this case, people are not allowed to move further than 500 meters from the house. Schools and kindergartens are closing, as well as restaurants and shops. You should only pray outdoors.
According to media reports, this phase should last two weeks. In the second phase, travel between accommodation and meeting places will be limited. People are encouraged to work from their home office whenever possible. According to media reports, this phase should also last two weeks. Then it is planned to revert to the previously applied limits if the number of infections decreases as expected. The corona pandemic in Israel was initially mild, but after a rapid easing in May, the number of cases rose sharply.
► India records another record increase in new coronavirus cases
India reports another record increase with around 96,500 coronavirus cases in 24 hours. According to the Ministry of Health, the number of detected infections is 4.5 million. In no other country in the world is the number of infections growing faster than India, which has the most infections after the United States.
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