“The Covid-19 pandemic does not take a break” for one evening. “The Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 will take advantage of unvaccinated people”, huddled “in crowded environments, without a mask, screaming / shouting / singing”. It is “devastating”. These are the harsh words of epidemiologist Maria Van Kerkhove, an expert at the head of the technical group of the World Health Organization for the coronavirus.
The WHO scientist entrusted her outlet to social media last night. It is the day of the European final, which gave Italy the victory, when he launches his tweet. The reference is to the images of the crowds of fans, in some cases even turbulent and out of control, taken in particular on the streets in GB. But not only.