Latvia stated world leader in dissemination of COVID

Latvia came out for the first place in the world by the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 per million residents, evidence of the research conducted by the University of Jones Hopkins (USA).

This was also told by the main epidemiologist of the Latvian Center for the Prevention and Control of Diseases Yuri Peresholekov. According to sources, the number of cases of contamination of coronavirus in the country per million people per week is 7679.97. Barbados and Georgia were in the three world leaders.

in Latvia more than 2,000 new cases of COVID-19 disease during the population of the republic of 1.8 million people are recorded. The country has an emergency situation. On Monday, at the initiative of the premiere of Krishianis Karinsha, an emergency meeting of the Council of Crisis Management, which will consider new restrictions.