Assistant to President: There's positive dynamics in fighting COVID-19 in Azerbaijan
BAKU, Azerbaijan, August 3
By Asif Mehman - Trend:
There is positive dynamics in the fight against coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Azerbaijan, Assistant to Azerbaijan’s President, Head of the Foreign Affairs Policy Department of the Presidential Administration Hikmat Hajiyev said, Trend reports.
Hajiyev made the remark at a briefing of the Operational Headquarters under the Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers.
“The practice of world countries shows that mitigation of the COVID-related restrictions leads to the emergence of new outbreaks of the infection. There is already a third wave of the COVID-19 infection in the countries of Southeast Asia. Borders are closing again in some countries,” he said.
“The situation in the country is under control and positive dynamics is observed. Both individual and social responsibility is extremely important to maintain this trend,” said Hajiyev.
“We urge everyone to observe the preventive measures to reduce the number of infected people, to protect themselves and the health of their loved ones, and to follow medical and preventive rules, not to gather in groups of more than five people in public places, observe social distance and use protective masks,” Hajiyev said.