June 30, 2020
The good news is that Connecticut is heralded as one of two states, with neighboring Rhode Island, experiencing a consistent decline in COVID-19 cases. The not-so-good news is the World Health Organization revelation that “the worst is yet to come.”
WHO Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus pointed to the sustained and global spread of the potentially lethal virus, which he said is being fueled by inconsistent support for the testing and contact tracing efforts designed to slow infection spread.
“We all want this to be over. We all want to get on with our lives,” he said. “But, the hard reality is this is not even close to being over. The worst is yet to come.”
The announcement came just