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Al-Gomhoria Alyoum newspaper claimed today on its pages that the Egyptian Minister of Health provided the Chinese government with an Egyptian vaccine treatment for Corona virus that was tested on seven patients in China and showed the effectiveness of the Egyptian medicine by one hundred percent.
In response to this rumor, Dr. Khaled Mujahid, Advisor to the Minister of Health and Population for Media Affairs and the official spokesperson of the Ministry, confirmed the incorrectness of what has been circulated during the past hours, on some social networking sites, regarding the provision of Dr. Hala Zayed, Minister of Health and Population, for treatment of the corona virus (Covid-19 ).
Mujahid pointed out that the visit of the Egyptian Minister of Health came within the framework of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s keenness to solidify with the Chinese government, given the depth of relations between the two friendly countries that spanned years ago, indicating that the Minister was loaded with a message of sympathy and condolences from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to our friends from The Chinese people have died in the deaths of the emerging coronavirus, in addition to supporting the infected.
Mujahid added that the minister’s visit to China was also aimed at exchanging experiences and data with the health authorities in China, noting that China has provided very valuable gifts to Egypt, which are the updated technical documents (the sixth version) of the precautionary measures taken by China to confront the virus and the joint report of WHO experts.
And Chinese experts on the recent inspection visit by the delegation of experts to many regions in China, and that these gifts will benefit Egypt in the precautionary measures to control the disease.
There were also reports that Egypt sent one million protective masks to help China, while several sites, including Daily News Egypt, were published when it came to the visit of the Egyptian Ambassador to China, noting that “china will provide Egypt with 1,000 COVID-19 detection kits as well as technical documents for precautionary and protective measures against the novel coronavirus, Egypt’s Minister of Health Hala Zayed announced on Monday.
On Sunday night, Zayed headed to China, aiming to enhance cooperation with Asian giant to counter the virus outbreak. During her visit, Zayed met with her Chinese acting counterpart and the deputy speaker of the Chinese Parliament. The officials exchanged experiences and data on dealing with the issue, and Zayed stressed that her ministry is ready to deal with all scenarios in Egypt.
Meanwhile, Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly was following the latest updates on the outbreak of COVID-19 in accordance with the latest data provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday.
There was a battle between the tweets on social networks and the Egyptian government in the form of tweets that the government responds to in the media and news sites, which prompted Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly to tell the media that the rumors reach him on his personal mobile, saying that some rumors about the Corona virus reach My personal mobile is for cases in some places, and some children are in school. I follow up on all the cases that come to the hospitals and a number of suspects are referred to hospitals.
Madbouly said in an official statement: that in the context of the transparency pursued by the government, there was a rumor raised yesterday that there were two cases of infection in Hurghada, and they were treated with all seriousness, and they were contacted immediately and it was established that they were already suspected of mild symptoms, and they were isolated, but after a procedure The tests proved negative.
The Prime Minister stressed that the resistance and confrontation of the disease is carried out through advertising transparently, which is what we do, pointing out that the second stage of the emergence of injuries and we have already developed a plan to counter this, similar to what was done in Matrouh Governorate with returnees from China, and there will be a specific hospital by name In every governorate, i.e. 27 referral hospitals nationwide, and 522 beds of intensive care to deal with the emergence of any injuries, God forbid, and we pray to God that such injuries do not appear, and we as a government will announce any information in full transparency with official data.
The Prime Minister called on citizens not to be drawn into the rumors, and in the event of any rumors having to go to the unified complaints system hotline, 16528, stressing that we announce everything with absolute transparency, and we will not hide anything, and there is no need to drift behind what is published on social networking sites.
There was a battle between the tweets on social networks and the Egyptian government in the form of tweets that the government responds to in the media and news sites, which prompted Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly to tell the media that the rumors reach him on his personal phone, saying that some rumors about the Corona virus reach My personal phone is for cases in some places, and some children are in school. I follow up on all the cases that come to the hospitals and a number of suspects are referred to hospitals.
The bloggers also addressed another video of a nurse appears from the video to be suffering from the Corona virus, and she is lying on the bed suffering from a severe cough, and her fellow nurses get around her and deal with her condition in a way that shows the extent of the hospital nurses’ ignorance of dealing with the new arriving virus as if they knew nothing of medicine.
While the social media was filled with sarcastic and laughing comments about the comments of the Egyptian Minister of Health regarding the Corona virus and her trip to China, which occupied the entire Egyptian people, and raised many questions about that mysterious trip, asking China for clarifications on that visit.
The journalist, Muhammad Nasser, asked, through Egypt’s Today program, on the Egyptian opposition satellite channel, Muklameen, which broadcasts from Turkey about the reason for the visit of the Egyptian minister to China. Corona on the Egyptian soil for a fee, and warned that the Egyptian offer may be a catastrophe that kills the entire Egyptian people and kills them completely, and Nasser demanded the highest leadership of the state to respond to that information received by this block.
And Masrawy website published an investigation to the contents of the Egyptian newspaper that published the false news, denying the validity of what the Egyptian newspaper published under the title “Urgent: the success of an Egyptian serum in treating the Corona virus in China, claiming that the site is not for the Republican Egyptian newspaper, although the newspaper is Egyptian and takes its name similar to the third largest newspaper The Egyptian newspaper has a history in the Egyptian press, but Masrawy’s website wanted to deny the rumor by using the similarity between the old newspaper and the emerging false newspaper. Size and location is not deceptive.
The fierce battle between the Egyptian government and the people is still continuing and according to many analysts, the lack of transparency of the Egyptian government regarding the real data of the infection rates of Corona virus inside Egypt is what led to the spread of rumors and the loss of facts, among the people who are afraid of the government’s negligence in dealing with the virus and the exit of foreign cases and infected tourists Corona virus and the discovery of many similar cases for tourists from the United States, Canada, and France, as well as the closure of some Arab countries by airlines with Egypt, where Kuwait announced that no one coming from Egypt to enter its territory after several days after Qatar announced that no Egyptian would leave its country currently A, and preventing the entry of any expatriate from Egypt to Qatar, which is the events that led the Egyptian people to believe that the Egyptian government intentionally hiding dangerous information about the Corona virus and the real infection rates.