Spain’s government data released on January 7 showed that the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country exceeded 2 million as the number of new infections spiked after the Christmas holiday last.
The number of COVID-19 cases in Spain exceeds 2 million
According to the Spanish Ministry of Health, in the past 48 hours, the country recorded an additional 42,360 cases of infection, bringing the total number of cases nationwide to 2,024,904 cases. At the same time, Spain also had 245 more deaths, bringing the total number of people who did not die from COVID-19 in this country to 51,675 people. Accordingly, the incidence rate per 100,000 people has increased from 296 cases to 321 cases. An official from the Ministry of Health said that this could be the third wave of the disease in Spain.
Regarding the variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus first detected in the UK, Spain has so far had about 60 cases of this variant.
Although the number of new infections has increased, 17 regions in Spain have to impose restrictive measures, but the government of this country has no intention of issuing a new blockade order.
Middle Eastern countries also recorded more infections and deaths. In Lebanon, the number of new infections recorded on January 7 was the highest ever with 4,774 cases, bringing the total number of cases to 204,699. According to the Ministry of Health, the total number of deaths from COVID-19 in Lebanon also increased to 1,566 after 16 more people died.
Since January 7, Lebanon has entered the third nationwide blockade since the pandemic broke out in the country on February 21, 2020. Anyone who violates epidemic prevention regulations in Lebanon will be imprisoned or fined.
Also in the Middle East, Israel’s Health Ministry on January 7 said that the country recorded an additional 7,942 new infections, bringing the total number of cases to 470,151 cases. Israel also had an additional 37 deaths from COVID-19, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 3,549. On the same morning, the Ministry of Health also said that up to now, about 1.6 million Israelis have been vaccinated against COVID-19.
On the same day, January 7, the Iraqi Ministry of Health also announced that the total number of cases in the country had increased to 600,755 cases after an additional 790 infections. Meanwhile, the number of deaths from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours in Iraq increased by 4 cases, the lowest daily increase in the past 7 months, bringing the total number of deaths to 12,869.
In the context of the epidemic continuing to increase, Health Minister Hassan al-Tamimi announced that Iraq will maintain the restrictive measures being imposed at airports and border gates to prevent the spread of the variant of the SARS virus. -CoV-2 is thought to be more infectious.
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