WHO: Europe the only region with rise in COVID-19 last week

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The World Health Organization says the only region seeing a rise in covert nineteen cases right now is Europe I'm Ben Thomas with the latest the W. H. O. says Europe saw a seven percent rise in new coronavirus cases last week the third week in a row that cases of jump there WHO's has more than half of European countries reported a rise in infections with Britain Russia and Turkey accounting for the most globally the U. S. reported the biggest number more than five hundred and eighty thousand cases but that still represented an eleven percent decline the biggest drops in covered nineteen cases were seen in Africa and the western Pacific were infections fell by eighteen and sixteen percent respectively the number of deaths in Africa also declined by about a quarter despite the dire shortage of vaccines there I'm Ben Thomas

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