The Expansion Of The Covid-19 Forces The World To Cancel All Kinds Of Activities

Argentina took the step forward this Thursday and joined the growing list of countries that close part of their air borders due to the spread of the new coronavirus. President Alberto Fernández decreed the suspension of flights from most of Europe, the United States, China and Japan for the next 30 days. “It is important that we understand that this isolation is preventive. These people who do not respect isolation will have criminal responsibilities,” said the president. The closure echoes what was announced in Venezuela, where President Nicolás Maduro announced on Thursday the cancellation of flights from Europe and Colombia, as well as the suspension of any event involving “public gatherings” of people. The same had been done on Wednesday by the President of the United States, Donald Trump, who also ordered The ban on the entry of foreigners from 26 countries in Europe. The President of Argentina, Alberto Fernández, announced He vetoed the flight ban in a message to the nation. More According to the World Health Organization, as of March 12, more than 125,000 people had been diagnosed with covid-19 in 118 countries around the world. The total number of deaths is more than 4,600. And the world is starting to close down due to coronaviruses: from shops to educational centers, cultural and sporting events. Latin America is preparing. In addition to the aforementioned, other Latin American countries are also taking measures. In an effort to avoid the arrival of foreigners who have been in countries with a high number of infections, the most forceful has surely been the President of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, who decreed quarantine for his country on Wednesday. Nicolas Maduro said that the Coronavirus can reach Venezuela “at any time.” More The Mexican government has reported that the 15 cases in the country do not imply a higher risk. Authorities reinforced surveillance at Mexico City International Airport, the main entry for foreigners to the country. The National Autonomous University of Mexico -with more than 350,000 students- indicated that it keeps classrooms open, but is working to implement a plan study from home. The Tecnológico de Monterrey reported the closure of its facilities as of March 17. In Colombia, President Iván Duque decreed a health emergency that prohibits the holding of events in which more than 500 people gather, as well as the disembarkation of cruise ships. In Bolivia, classes in public schools were suspended for the rest of the month. Quarantines in the world In Italy, the country hardest hit by the outbreak after China, the government imposed a closure of restaurants, bars and almost all shops except stores. of food and pharmacies. In France, the government of President Emmanuel Macron decreed the closure of public schools, the same as in Portugal, Ireland and Spain, where four cities in Catalonia were quarantined this Thursday. The measure affects 70,000 people in the country where the death toll rose to 84 from 47 on Wednesday. The British Broadcasting Corporation In the United Kingdom, the government said that e They were considering such measures, but the scientific advice was that “this could do more harm than good” at this stage. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie were placed in isolation shortly before she confirmed that she had tested positive for covid-19.Sports on hiatusThe main sports leagues in the world are also taking strong measures to avoid the massive concentration of people in stadiums and arenas.Read moreThe Spanish Football League announced that the 28 and 29 days scheduled for this season will not be played month and the resumption of the tournament for April will be reevaluated. Meanwhile, the Premier League is awaiting a meeting this Friday to decide what to do with the competition. The game Paris Saint-Germain vs. Borussia Dortmund of the Champions League was held behind closed doors. More UEFA also postponed two Champions League round of 16 matches, Manchester City vs. Real Madrid and Juventus vs. Lyon. On March 17 the decision will be made to hold FC Barcelona vs. Naples and Bayern Munich vs. Chelsea at a meeting that will also define the future of this year’s Euro Cup. The March matches in the South American tie for the Qatar 2020 World Cup were also suspended by the decision of Conmebol. In Germany, the Budesliga will host for the first time time in its history a game behind closed doors, Borussia Mönchengladbach vs. Cologne, while in a controversial decision, the English Premier League chose to keep its schedule and stadiums open. They have also been affected: the seasons of MLS football, NBA basketball and NHL hockey have been suspended, while the start of MLB baseball was postponed until further notice. The NBA was one month away. of the regular season finale.MoreThe Indian Wells tennis tournament was canceled this year and shortly thereafter the Professional Tennis Players Association (ATP) reported the suspension of competition for six weeks, while its female counterpart, the WTA, announced that The Miami Open will not be played. Meanwhile, the International Automobile Federation announced the cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix to kick off this year’s Formula 1 season. The Government of Nepal has canceled all climbing permits for the Mount Everest, following China’s decision not to allow expeditions on the north side of the mountain. The conduct of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is still ongoing and without any ca The shows affected The cinema has also been affected by the emergence of the covid-19. The premieres of several movies, including Fast and Furious “F9”, Mulan and the new installment of James Bond, were postponed for the second half of the The British Broadcasting Corporation Disney announced the closure of its theme parks in California, Florida and Paris for the remainder of March. The Coachella festival, one of the world’s largest music gatherings, was also postponed for October. York, where more than 300 cases of covid-19 are reported, will not be performing in Broadway theaters for a month. The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the world’s largest art museum, has also closed its doors.The Van Gogh Museum and Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum will be closed until the end of March. Links to more articles on the coronavirusMoreCheck out our special coverageNow you can Receive notifications from BBC Mundo. Download the new version of our app and activate them so as not to miss our best content.https: //www.youtube.com/watch? 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