The u.s. government's principal adviser under the coronakrisen, Anthony Fauci, says that the resurgence of virustilfælde in the UNITED states because the country has not closed down completely.
It says Fauci on Monday during a virtual interview at Stanford University in the UNITED states, writes the news agency Reuters.
- We did not close down properly, and it is for this reason that there has been increases.
- It started to go down, and then we hit a plateau, there still remained at a high level with around 20,000 smittetilfælde on the day. Then we began to reopen, and now we see increases in several states, says Anthony Fauci.
Fauci stresses the importance of basic security measures such as physical distance, face masks, to avoid gatherings and washing hands.
- The measures are simple, can change the circumstances. I believe that we can do it, and we should do it, he says, according to Reuters.
Fauci also calls on the länder to follow the guidelines of the government viruseksperter. They have laid the plans out from, when and how the states should re-open.
But several states are starting to reopen, before they have fulfilled the requirements from the experts.
Several states, including Texas and Florida, have registered record number of new smittetilfælde, after that they started to re-open.
president of the UNITED states, Donald Trump, criticized Monday the health experts in his own government. Trump has previously called for restrictions on, among other things, when schools do reopen, too rigorous, writes Reuters.
In the last week, said Trump in an interview with Fox News, Fauci has committed a mistake during the coronakrisen. Trump added that he has a good relationship with Fauci, but they do not always agree.
the UNITED states is the country with the most registered smittetilfælde and death worldwide with 3.3 million smittetilfælde and 135.000 died, according to figures from the Johns Hopkins University.
According to the statistics page Worldometers.info the UNITED states has syvendeflest deaths per capita and tiendeflest infected per capita, if you fraregner small states such as Andorra and San Marino.