Italy coronavirus deaths at 5,476 after 651 rise: Live updates | News | Al Jazeera

Italy coronavirus deaths at 5,476 after 651 rise: Live updates | News | Al Jazeera

Mike Ryan, the World Health Organization’s top emergency expert, said locking down societies to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus will not suffice to exterminate it.

“What we really need to focus on is finding those who are sick, those who have the virus, and isolate them, find their contacts and isolate them,” Mike Ryan said in an interview on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show.

“If we don’t put in place the strong public health measures now, when those movement restrictions and lockdowns are lifted, the danger is the disease will jump back up.”

via Italy coronavirus deaths at 5,476 after 651 rise: Live updates | News | Al Jazeera

WHO is admitting that the lockdown will only delay things.. The virus is in charge and will jump back in as soon as the lockdown is released. In other words, it will not work.