Pandemic coronavirus COVID-19 is still in the active phase in many countries of Europe. The total incidence rate increased significantly. This was stated by the Director of the European who regional office for Europe, Hans Kluge, RIA Novosti reported on Thursday, June 18.
“After several weeks of decline in the number of infections in some countries the rate of new cases has stabilized at around 17 to 20 thousand cases a day on average in the European region,” Kluge said at a press briefing.
According to him, in some countries, such as North Macedonia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Israel, an increase in the number of infections.
“Several countries continue to experience elevated incidence of novel coronavirus infection. Last month, a number of European countries, in which the total incidence rate increased significantly, nearly tripled from 6 to 21 countries. Epidemic COVID is still in the active phase in many countries”, – said the Director of European regional Bureau of who.