President Alberto Fernandez confirmed that will extend until June 25 the Decree of Necessity and Urgency 287 on sanitary restrictions that were in force in recent weeks and expired this Friday.
“We are reaching a point where I expected a law to resolve, but we must wait another week. I hope that next week it can be dealt with and we can agree on how we have to act in the face of risk. In the meantime, we will continue to extend the decision we have already made “ said the president, noting the delay in approving the Covid Emergency Law.
Now we need to know the details of the DNU, which would be published this afternoon. Promptly It remains to be seen if a strict confinement will be established for a weekend or if the circulation during those days will become the same as the rest of the week – with a restriction from 20 to 6.
Fernández stressed that the coronavirus pandemic “is far from over” and said that “we are facing it with great effort and social stress.” He called for “not lowering your arms” in the face of new variants of the virus.
“We are vaccinating at a faster rate and we are going to make every effort to accelerate even more, but meanwhile the virus exists, mutates and complicates the life of humanity. When it seemed to begin to calm down, a virus appears that they say is a triple mutation, which occurred in India and everything begins again, “he said.
Before The president toured the Argentine Proton Therapy Center (CeArP), an institution dedicated to cancer treatment that will have a “cyclotron” technology available in only 20 countries and whose installation in the country was delayed during the four years of Mauricio Macri’s administration.