More than one million 200 thousand cases of COVID-19 in the world: WHO

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Geneva.- To the court this Monday, 6 April, the World Health Organization (WHO) has reported a million 210 thousand 956 confirmed cases of COVID-19, 77 thousand 200 in the last 24 hours and 67 thousand 594 deaths, 4 thousand 810 from yesterday to today.

The united states remains the nation with the largest number of infections with 307 thousand 318, followed by Spain with 130 thousand 759, Italy with 128 thousand 948, Germany with 95 thousand 391 China with 83 thousand 5, France with 69 thousand 607, Iran 58 thousand 226 and the Uk 47 thousand 810.

By number of deaths, Italy tops the list with 15 thousand 889 deaths, followed by Spain with 12 thousand 889, the united States with 8 thousand 358, France 8 thousand and 64, United Kingdom with 4 thousand 934, Iran 3 thousand 603, China with 3 thousand 340, Netherlands with a thousand 766 and Belgium with a thousand 447.

Use of face cloths

The owner of the WHO, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, considered that the use of masks should be a priority for health workers and should not be used as a widespread measure in the population.

“We know that the masks medical can help protect health workers, but they are rare in all the world.”

The WHO is concerned that the massive use of masks medical may aggravate the shortage of these masks specialized for the people who need it the most.

The organization recommends the use of masks, medical only people who are sick and those who care for a sick person in the home.

He called on the countries that are considering the widespread use of face mask, to study their effectiveness and prioritize their use in people who really need it.

One World: together in the home

During the message, journal of the owner of WHO thanked the community for artistic and entertainment your collaboration so that people can stay at home.

In this sense, announced that next April 18, there will be an event virtual world called “One World: together in the home”, a call made by Lady Gaga and Hug Evans, founder of Global Citizen.

In this massive event virtual will participate Alanis Morissette, Andrea Bocelli, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Burna Boy, Chris Martin, David Beckham, Eddie Vedder, Elton John, FINNEAS, Idris and Sabrina Elba, J Balvin , John Legend, Kacey Musgraves, Keith Urban, Kerry Washington, Lang Lang, Lizzo, Maluma, Paul McCartney, Priyanka Chopra, Jonas, Shah Rukh Khan and Stevie Wonder.

It will be broadcast in digital version for multiple platforms such as Alibaba, Amazon Prime Video, Apple, Facebook, Instagram, LiveXLive, Tencent, Tencent Music Entertainment Group, TIDAL, TuneIn, Twitch , Twitter, Yahoo and YouTube .

One World: Together At Home will be broadcast live on Saturday 18 April 2020 to 17:00 pm PDT / 20:00 EDT / 12:00 GMT, or 19:00 hours, time of Mexico.

For information on how to tune in and take action, visit www.globalcitizen.org/togetherathome.

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