Highly vaccinated Israel recorded the highest number daily CCP virus Per capita infections this week as the Ministry of Health announced that an average of more than 10,700 new COVID-19 cases are reported daily.
In a video call on September 14, Nuffman Ash, Executive Secretary of the Ministry of Public Health, said the new numbers were “records that did not exist in the previous wave.” The Times of Israel reported..
“A week ago there was a clear downtrend. Recently, the decline has stopped and the number of virus reproductions has stopped. [again] More than one, “said Ash. A value above 1 indicates an increase in the number of cases, and a value below 1 indicates a decrease in the number of cases.
Although the number of positive cases has increased again, the number of people who became seriously ill with COVID-19, a disease caused by the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus, decreased compared to the previous week. On average, Ash said that people who became seriously ill increased about 70 to 80 new cases each day.
Israel, which primarily uses the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, has so far inoculated approximately 5.56 million people, or 61.45 percent. according to Data from Johns Hopkins University and Medicine.
Last week, Ash said the number of unvaccinated people had dropped to less than one million. Israel has a population of 9.3 million.
The country began offering COVID-19 booster shots to children up to the age of 12 on August 29, and Prime Minister Naftali Bennett was seriously triggered by a delta variant in a campaign among seniors that began in July. He said he delayed the increase in illnesses. Currently, about 2.7 million Israelis are accepting booster immune vaccines.
September 12, Ash Interview with Radio103FM— According to a recent study by several top scientists from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the country has enough COVID-19 vaccine for a potential second round of booster doses. We are working to ensure that we can inoculate. The general public does not need booster immunity.
“Vaccines decline over time, and after 6 months, even after two vaccinations, the vaccines are significantly reduced while people are infected,” Ash said, with the possibility of a fourth COVID-19 vaccination. Answered the question about. “I don’t know when the vaccine will be approved. I strongly hope that it will not be done within six months, but the third vaccine will last longer. I will be able to stockpile the vaccine as needed. We are starting to prepare, “he continued.
Earlier this month, WHO urged countries to postpone the delivery of COVID-19 booster shots until September so that poor countries could provide their citizens with the first dose of the vaccine.
Salman Zarka, director of Safed’s Ziv Medical Center, who joined Ash during the September 14 meeting, said that 50% of the cases confirmed on September 13 were children, and the country probably in the future 5 You need to deal with the second CCP virus wave.
According to Johns Hopkins, Israel reported a total of 32 deaths on September 15. The death toll has reached 7,438 since the onset of the CCP virus pandemic.
from NTD News