New Zealanders gather in restaurants and cafes to celebrate the official end of the long quarantine period over the Corona Virus outbreak COVID-19. New Zealand has now recorded zero new COVID-19 cases.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern also downgraded the lowest level locking system that removes all virus-related restrictions at public meetings, including sports and marriages, while keeping borders closed for international travel.
Johns Hopkins University said that there were a total of 1,504 confirmed cases of Corona Virus in New Zealand, with 22 deaths among 5 million people.
On the same day, on Tuesday 9 June, Antarctica New Zealand, the government agency responsible for conducting environmental research in the region, said it would reduce research visits to its headquarters in Antarctica to prevent the spread of Corona COVID-19 abroad despite activities daily life has returned to normal.
Research conducted by Imperial College London, states that closing and closing businesses and schools that are not important may have saved about 3 million people in 11 countries namely Austria, Belgium, England, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
Illustration of SARS-CoV-2 image, the virus that causes Corona COVID-19, was isolated from a patient in the US. Obtained on February 27, 2020, the National Institutes of Health was taken with a transmission electron microscope. (AFP / National Institutes of Health)
Law enforcement in China, France, Iran, Italy, South Korea and the US has prevented transmission to around 530 million other people, according to conclusions from a separate study in the US.
On Monday 8 June 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned that although the situation of the Corona COVID-19 Virus was improving in Europe, the situation in several other parts of the world had worsened.
WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said. “More than 100 thousand cases have been reported in nine of the last 10 days. Yesterday, more than 136 thousand cases were reported, the highest number in one day so far.”
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus also added that 75 percent of new cases were found in 10 countries, mostly in Latin America and in South Asia.