The Corona-pandemic keeps the world in suspense: More than 14 million people have been infected with the novel Coronavirus, 201.373 of them in Germany. The United States reported almost daily new record numbers. The latest news on Corona-crisis in Germany, Europe and the world read in the News-Ticker of FOCUS Online.
Corona-News from Germany and around the world – the top stories: New Wuhan-study of Corona-hope (07.12 PM) Sudden mask change in the Trump (06.22 PM) tax revenue in June to 19 percent from 2019 decreased (02.16 PM)
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A teacher in Florida lawsuits against the re-opening of schools
07.47 PM: teachers in Florida want with a suit for the recovery of the normal school after the summer holidays to prevent. The lawsuit against Governor Ron DeSantis and several authorities was filed on Monday by the Union, the Florida Education Association, which represents 140,000 teachers. It means that schools would have a "sichere" Environment, however, is the Coronavirus in Florida "except Kontrolle".
The Federal state in the Southeast had developed in the past few months, one of the most difficult of the pandemic-affected regions of the United States. Alone on Monday there will be more than 10,000 more infectious and 90 new deaths were reported. The number of registered Corona dead in Florida is now more than 5000. However, the Governor wants to leave after the holidays the regular school to resume operation.
The Republicans DeSantis argues that children and adolescents are less susceptible to the Coronavirus induced lung disease Covid-19. The party colleague of President Donald Trump neglected to mention that with the Coronavirus infected people can also transmit without symptoms of the pathogen. Also, Trump is pushing for the reopening of the schools after the holidays. The President even threatened with a reduction of Federal funding for schools that refused to allow their Opening.
TOP NEWS: New Wuhan-study of Corona-hope
07.12 PM: Corona-patients according to a study, in many cases, permanently so many antibodies that re-infection with the Virus probably blocked you can. This was the result of an, as yet unpublished, study of 327 Covid-19-patients in the Chinese city of Wuhan, which belong to the world’s first infected people. More than 80 percent of patients six months after their disease is still biologically active antibodies have been shown to be able to make the Virus harmless, said of the virologist Ulf Dittmer, the Director of the Institute for Virology of the University hospital Essen.
In the study of the German-Chinese joint lab in Wuhan were involved in addition to Chinese experts, three virologists from food, including Mirko Trilling. The results of the investigation will be submitted in the next few days, a trade magazine for review.
The studied patients had all been treated in hospital and had shown mild or severe symptoms, as Dittmer. The formation of the antibody have met, what you know also of other viral diseases, said of the virologist of the German press Agency dpa. “An antibody response against the virus is usually caused fast. The amount of antibodies is rising very sharply, reaches a peak, then falls again and then stabilizes at a level that can convey protection against a new infection.” In the last two to three months of each six-month investigation period in the case of the Chinese Covid-19 patients, antibodies remained quantity is relatively stable. Shen Bohan/Xinhua/Reuters
TOP NEWS: Sudden mask change in the Trump
06.22 PM: the sense of change in the case of Donald Trump: The US President on Monday, the Wearing of masks as a "patriotisch" after he had distanced himself months from the mouth – and nose protection as a means in the fight against the Corona of a pandemic. "We are United in our Efforts to defeat the invisible China-a Virus, and many people say it’s Patriotic to wear a mask when you distance yourself social kann", Trump wrote on Twitter, adding: "There is no one, the patriot is more than I, her favorite President!"
To do this, Trump published a picture of him with a dark mask, with the presidential seal shows. With the Tweet and the picture Trump distanced himself from his earlier statements in which he dismissed, among other things, masks as symbols of weakness. His Tweet, however, remained far from it, to support the increasing demands for a nationwide obligation to Wear masks in Public.
In the midst of a strong Recovery of Corona-infection numbers in many States in the South and West of the USA is Trump under a lot of pressure. The US President is fighting for his re-election at the 3. November.
11. July, he revealed publicly for the first time with a mask. His democratic Challenger, Joe Biden, is for months in Public a mouth – and nose protection. Evan Vucci/AP/dpa
WHO is satisfied with the progress of the British Corona vaccine
04.10 PM: The world health organization has the results of the study to a British vaccine against the Coronavirus as "good Nachricht" welcomed. At a media briefing in Geneva on Monday congratulated the WHO emergency coordinator Mike Ryan, the researchers in Oxford and the colleagues of the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, which had delivered the results. The fact that the vaccine had been successfully tested, and no serious shows are liable to side-effects in the test subjects have created, whether "a positive Ergebnis". "However, there is still a long Weg", Ryan said. Further studies would need to follow to a greater extent.
Experts had previously in the British medical journal "The Lancet" reported that the British vaccine seems to be according to a study, safe and boosts your immunity. The medication works in two ways: It promotes both the formation of specific antibodies as well as T-cells, both for immune defense is important. First results from the Phase 1/2 study were already announced last week. The Experiments with 1077 healthy individuals were classified as promising.
Also on Monday, a Chinese researcher presented in "The Lancet" Success of a vaccine in a Phase 2 trial with more than 500 people. Also, this was safe and provoked a reaction of the immune system such as antibodies or corresponding immune cells (T-cells) in the blood, writes the Team led by Feng-Cai Zhu of the Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Wuhan.
Washington Nationals honor of the U.S.-Corona-experts: U.S. must make first pitch of the new Baseball season
03.57 PM: MLB-the defending champion Washington Nationals leave the symbolic first pitch of the new season with the leading Corona-experts of the USA, Anthony Fauci. "Dr. Fauci was a real Champion for our country during the Covid-19 pandemic and its excellent career, so it fits well, when we honor him while we start the season 2020, to verteidigen" to our title in the World Series;, informed the Baseball Team from the U.S. capital on Monday (local time) on Twitter. Reuters/Kevin Dietsch/Pool UPI/AP/dpa – health expert Anthony Fauci expresses continue to be critical of the development of the pandemic in the United States – and is, in turn, criticism.
The Nationals posted also photos of players wearing on the court, a Mouth guard, and wrote this: "Champions lead by example."
The Imunuloge Fauci is the Director of the National Institute for infectious diseases, and Fan of the Nationals. In view of the increasingly dramatic Days at Corona-Infected in the United States had called Fauci recently for Wearing a mask. The growth of a day, more than 60,000 Infected seriously and must be convincingly addressed. No country In the world, there are more Corona cases. A country-wide duty, to wear a mask, not there.
Brazil is one of 80,000 Corona-Dead
02.54 PM: In Brazil, are already more than 80,000 people in connection with the lung disease Covid-19 died. This was seen from the data of the Ministry of health in Brasilia on Monday evening (local time). Accordingly, the number of the Corona of the dead rose to
80.120. Around 1000 of the deaths were daily reported, last week, broke through Brazil, the mark of two million confirmed Infected. Only in the USA so far, more infections and deaths were recorded in the Corona of a pandemic.
The actual Numbers in Brazil are likely to be much higher, also because the country is testing very little. Scientific studies and estimates of organizations suggest that at least infected seven times as many people as far as is known, and twice as many as recorded to have died.
Tax revenues declined in June to 19 percent from 2019
Tuesday, 21. June, 02.16 PM: Due to the Corona pandemic, the tax revenue of the state (excluding municipal taxes) in June to 19 percent compared to the same month of previous year decreased. This is one of the on Tuesday published monthly report of the Federal Ministry of Finance. "The economic impact of the Corona-crisis, as well as on the basis of this crisis, implemented fiscal measures continued to weigh heavily on the tax revenue signifikant", it is in it.
Throughout the first half of the tax sank in volume of 9.1 percent. The revenue from the shared taxes, the Federal government, the Länder and municipalities, the community is entitled to, such as, for example, the wage tax, declined by 10.6 percent. The advent of the Federal taxes fell by 5.0 percent. The pure länder taxes, which include, for example, the inheritance tax, however, registered a revenue growth of 8.8 percent.
Record: India reports to 40,000 Corona new infections in a day
22.38 PM: The Corona-crisis in the 1.38 billion people strong India, a cause for serious concern to. Alone 40.425 new infections with the Coronavirus of the Asian Mega-state counts on Monday. The Numbers of “Our World in Data”. Thus, the number of new infections quadrupled within the past four weeks. Our World In Data/Screenshot
In total, the Johns Hopkins are in India, according to University already confirmed 1.18 million people with Covid-19 infected, 27.497 people died as a proven to the consequences of the lung disease.
417 Corona infections in Germany, the R-value drops further two Federal States without any new cases
19.44 PM: The number of registered infections in Germany stood Monday evening at 202.017. Compared to the previous day, there are 417 new cases. Three of the deaths came in the last 24 hours. The number of active cases is currently 5156 – 14 more than the previous day. With Brandenburg and the Saarland-two provinces remained without new Covid-19-cases.
The reproduction number, in short the R-value, according to the RKI estimates with data 20.7., 0.00 in Germany 1.15 (previous day: up to 1.25). This means that 100 Infected infected medium 115 for more people. The R-value in each case forms the infection from happening about a week and a half before.
Here you will find the currently reported Figures by the health ministries of the countries.
- Baden-Württemberg: 36.502 (1838 Deaths)
- Bavaria: 49.785 (2614 Deaths)
- Berlin: 8801 (221 Deaths)
- Brandenburg: 3510 (173 Deaths)
- Bremen: 1720 (55 Deaths)
- Hamburg: 5240 (231 Deaths)
- Hesse: 11.409 (514 Deaths)
- Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: 809 (20 Deaths)
- Lower Saxony: 14.001 (647 Deaths)
- North Rhine-Westphalia: 46.075 (1713 Deaths)
- Rhineland-Palatinate: 7318 (238 Deaths)
- Saarland: 2800 (174 Deaths)
- Saxony: 5496 (224 Deaths)
- Saxony-Anhalt: 1958 (62 Deaths)
- Schleswig-Holstein: 3271 (155 Deaths)
- Thuringia: 3322 (182 Deaths)
Total (As Of 20.07.2020, 19.39 PM): 202.017 (9061 Deaths)
The Day Before (As 19.07.2020, 21.38 PM): To 201,600 (9058 Deaths)
Source to be Infected – and death-figures: country health and social ministries.
The number of Healed, according to the Robert Koch Institute in Germany, at around 187.800.
Currently, the RKI reported reproduction number: 1,15 (Stand 20.07.20)
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