The US government fears up to 240,000 Corona-Deaths – Virus-outbreak on a passenger ship in Greece

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The white house feared up to 240,000 Corona-the Dead in the USA

Top news (06.09 PM): US President Donald Trump has the Americans because of the Corona epidemic in historically difficult times, and a dramatic number of victims in the near future, sworn. "The next two or three weeks will be among the most difficult that we in this country ever hatten", Trump said on Tuesday evening (local time) in the White house. "We will lose thousands of people." The White house feared, according to a forecast of between 100,000 and 240,000 Deaths in the United States by the Coronavirus, despite measures to contain it.

The United States now have confirmed more cases than any other country in the world. The spread of the Coronavirus epidemic in the United States accelerated last dramatically. For example, the number of known infections was exceeded as recently as last Friday, the threshold of 100,000. Until then, around 1500 Deaths were reported. On Tuesday evening (local time) was the number of confirmed infections in almost 190,000, the number of dead at around 3900. In just one day the number of dead was risen, according to official figures, around 865. Almost half of the deaths were reported in the state of New York. Reuters/Alex Brandon/AP/dpa “I want every American on the hard days is prepared, the front of us,” says Donald Trump.

Ship with more than 380 people on Board in Greece under quarantine

Top news (06.40 PM): In Greece, a passenger ship with more than 380 people on Board under quarantine, because there are several Coronavirus cases on Board there. The ship, which was from the Turkey on the way to Spain, was made in the port of Piraeus in Athens, under quarantine, such as the port police announced on Tuesday. Around 20 passengers had been tested positive for the novel Coronavirus.

The "Eleftherios Venizelos", the a Greek shipping company belongs to, had already, on 22. March in Piraeus created. As a spokesman for the port said police could not drive the ship, but after Spain, because the country especially "schwer" of the Coronavirus pandemic was affected. Because around 20 passengers with the Coronavirus had infected, it had to stay in the ship for the time being, in Piraeus.

Among the 383 passengers and crew members are Greeks according to the Greek coast guard 33. To the nationality of the other passengers did not. In Greece, 1212 Coronavirus have not yet been infections detected. 47 people died.

Here you will find the currently reported Figures by the health ministries of the countries.

  • Baden-Württemberg: 13.313 (196 Deaths)
  • Bavaria: 15505 (191 Deaths)
  • Berlin: 2777 (15 Deaths)
  • Brandenburg: 933 (7 Deaths)
  • Bremen: 315 (5 Deaths)
  • Hamburg: 2290 (6 Deaths)
  • Hesse: 3301 (18 Deaths)
  • Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: 412 (3 Deaths)
  • Lower Saxony: 4348 (43 Deaths)
  • North Rhine-Westphalia: 15251 (148 Deaths)
  • Rhineland-Palatinate: 2839 (22 Deaths)
  • Saarland: 961 (12 Deaths)
  • Saxony: 2084 (13 Deaths)
  • Saxony-Anhalt: 752 (7 Deaths)
  • Schleswig-Holstein: 1135 (9 Deaths)
  • Thuringia: 805 (6 Deaths)

Total: As Of 31.03., 20.25 PM: 67.021 (701 Deaths)

Stand from the day before: 30.03., 19.30: 62.166 (549 Deaths)

Source to be Infected – and death-figures: country health and social ministries.