The dramatic increase of people infected with coronavirus in the UNITED states is going to put a serious damper on the festivities, when americans on Saturday to celebrate the american independence day.
Normally celebrated 4. July with big parades, family gatherings and firework display. But in the years that put great restrictions on the celebrations.
Friday was measured 57.683 new cases of infection by the dreaded virus. On Thursday the figure was around 54. 879, and just two weeks ago it was 'down' of 22,000 new cases per. day.
The last day is 728 died as a result of the infection.
Not least the citizens of Washington DC are going to feel the effects of the amputees festivities. Here is the country's most large-scale and iconic parade has been completely called off.
The us president, Donald Trump has, however, promised 'a special night' in Washington DC, where 10,000 rockets and other fireworks will be shot of of a tribute to the UNITED states.
the City's mayor Muriel Bowser is, however, deeply concerned over the event. According to several u.s. media calls on the mayor to the citizens to stay at home.
- Ask yourself if it is really necessary to be present. Do you know whether you will be able to keep the necessary, social distance, says mayor Bowser.
Donald Trump has already started the celebrations on Friday, where he celebrated the independence day along with his wife at the historic monument 'the Mount Rushmore National Monument,' in South Dakota.
the Activists were not enthusiastic about the us president's visit. PHOTO: ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP
the Event was carried out without masks and with demonstrations of the descendants of the native american Sioux tribe. The monument with the former presidents of the united states was built on the sacred land of the Sioux.
Demonstrations against Donald Trump in South Dakota Friday. PHOTO: ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP
In New York city to implement the department store Macy's with their famous fireworks show. But just to prevent people gather in a place, will the fireworks be launched from several different - and keep secret - places over several nights.
Each fireworks display will last only five minutes.
A large number of other cities have completely called off afskydningen of fireworks. In Boston and Houston calls on the authorities of the public to stay at home and watch the fireworks on television or online, writes the BBC.
across the UNITED states, is planned a number of events, which just can be followed on the social media.
For the moment, spreads coronavirussen with especially rapidly in the southern and western states in the UNITED states.
In both Florida and California are the beaches closed in connection with independence day. Usually gather in thousands of families or by the sea to celebrate the 4. July, with swimming and barbecue parties.
Also many pubs and restaurants in the UNITED states have been closed again after the spread coronavirussen is getting out of control.
It is not only the fear of the corona-spread, which will mark this year's independence day.
the Authorities also fear that the violent demonstrations in connection with George Floyd's death during an arrest recently will flare up again. Donald Trump has therefore ordered a special guard of historical monuments to prevent their being vandalized or torn down.
A decades-old event will, however, not tampered with by today's uafhængighedsfest.
The annual 'Nathan's Hot Dog Competition, where contestants vie to see who can swallow the most sausages with bread, will be implemented. There are, however, implemented a number of measures to prevent the spread of anything other than the smell of sausages and ketchup.
The annual Hot Dog competition implemented as planned. Picture: Bebeto Matthews/AP