Even if this is a positive development, too many people are still dying "from a preventable and treatable disease," Tedros said at a press conference. "Covid-19 is still a pandemic," said WHO expert Maria Van Kerkhove. In the previous week, around 2.1 million new infections were registered worldwide, with a high number of unreported cases being assumed.
Statistics: WHO: 90 percent fewer corona deaths than in February
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the number of officially recorded corona deaths has fallen sharply since last winter.