People over the age of 50 are vaccinated in the United Kingdom: in London, terraces are black with people (photos)

“We have taken another important step in our vaccination program,” said Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who stressed that those under the age of 50 are now eligible for the vaccine.

In total, more than 32 million people have already received the first dose of the Covit-19 vaccine in the UK, more than half of adults, and the second dose has been given to more than 7.5 million citizens.

Thanks to the success of its vaccination program, the country began its restructuring on Monday. The shops, hairdresser and restaurant terraces have reopened their doors to the delight of the citizens. Went to the hairdresser or window shop for the first time in several months.

Soho’s London borough saw a parade of hundreds of activists. Many observers have warned that progress in the fight against the epidemic should not be compromised and that social distance rules should continue to be respected.

The UK government has reported the largest increase in new infections since Monday, beginning in April. In south London, 44 confirmed cases of corona variant B.1.351 were first detected in South Africa, and there are 30 suspected cases. Dozens of people are stranded in the metropolitan areas of Wandsworth and Lambert, officials said.

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