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Who stated that Europe must prepare for a second wave of coronavirus

Who stated that Europe must prepare for a second wave of coronavirus

Europe should prepare for second wave coronavirus infection, which may occur in the autumn, said the head of the European office of the world health organization Hans Kluge in an interview with the Daily Telegraph.

The who representative also warned that the fall season we can expect a wave of influenza or measles.
"In the autumn we may be faced with the second wave of the coronavirus," said he, stressing that it may be accompanied by a seasonal surge of flu and measles. Kluge warned the country that are beginning to ease the restrictive measures, saying that now "the time for preparation, not celebration."

As notes the edition, many experts, including the chief sanitary doctor of England Chris whitty, I think that the second wave of pandemic disease caused by a coronavirus, can be even more deadly than the first, and indicate the period of the Spanish flu pandemic in 1918-1920, Then appeared in March 1918 flu with the usual seasonal signs of the disease returned in a more virulent form in the fall and led to the deaths of about 50 million people. "We know from history that during a pandemic, countries that were not affected earlier may be affected by the second wave," added Kluge.

Outbreak caused by a novel coronavirus, the disease was recorded in the end of 2019 in Central China and later spread to most countries. On 11 March, the who declared it a pandemic.