The CDC lists 135 countries and territories as areas with the highest risk of COVID-19

2022-05-15 0 By

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its travel advisory list on Tuesday, adding Cuba and Japan to the “Level 4” list of countries with the highest risk for COVID-19, bringing the total number of countries and territories listed as the highest risk for COVID-19 to 135.At the beginning of January, just over 80 countries and territories were in that risk zone.Pedestrians wearing face masks walk in Washington on Jan. 31.(Photo by Xinhua) China Central Television (CCTV) reported that in the past 28 days, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has classified the COVID-19 outbreak in the “Level 4” area with the highest risk of COVID-19 as more than 500 cases per 100,000 residents.In the meantime, the CDC advises travelers to avoid these countries and regions.(after)