Global total of new daily infections reach a new record. Latin America’s hotspots and India still upward. European core inching up. Currently, model states with zero cases are on the decline, with only Uruguay remaining. In all of the other ones, single digit infections are happening.
Beijing has prohibited travel of persons deemed “high risk” and closed schools again.
Virus free countries struggle with imported cases
New Zealand had 2 imported cases on June 16, persons from the UK that had been allowed to leave quarantine after entering the country due to the wish to visit a dying relative, and not having been tested despite clear rules. As a reaction, PM Ardern tasked the army to take over control of borders and all quarantine facilities.
Vietnam has seven cases from Kuwait, all in quarantine
Germany has 660 infections at a slaughterhouse, 60% of staff
Susceptibility to infection in individuals under 20 years of age is approximately half that of adults >20 years. Clinical symptoms manifest in ~20% of children (10-19 years), results from multi-country modelling: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-0962-9