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As of midnight on the 7th, the number of newly infected people with the new coronavirus infection in South Korea was 1212, the highest since December last year. 990 people have been infected in the metropolitan area alone, which is the highest value in the metropolitan area since the influx of the new coronavirus infection. It has been pointed out that the biggest cause of this fourth epidemic is the government’s unscrupulous response, which believed in vaccination of the elderly and pushed for the relaxation of social social distance. Even though the vaccination rate was less than 30%, the epidemic mitigation message was transmitted, and the number of movements and contacts increased explosively, especially among young people in their 20s and 30s. Above all, he tried to proceed with the social distance reorganization plan application schedule to the metropolitan area as planned, announced incentives for vaccination, and continuously issued a mitigation message for epidemic prevention. Especially from the beginning of June, even if signs of an epidemic, especially in the 20s and 30s of the metropolitan area, have already been seen, there is a problem that additional measures have not been taken. There was an opinion that it is necessary to give priority vaccination to people in their 20s and 30s who actually have more activity than those in their 50s, but the Korean government is sticking to priority vaccination for people in their 50s because of the aggravation rate. .. In consideration of the concern of “breakthrough infection (infection of people who have completed the second vaccination)”, the proposal to narrow the interval until the second vaccination of the 11-week AstraZeneca vaccine was also made. The Korean government is insisting on maintaining the vaccination interval. The authorities aim to grasp the tail of the fourth epidemic by strengthening diagnostic tests and strengthening epidemics in the metropolitan area centered on on-site examinations. On this day, President Moon Jae-in also ordered, “Expand the diagnostic tests significantly and apply intolerance in principle when the epidemic prevention guidelines are violated.” However, it is unknown how effective the strengthening of epidemics is when the strengthened social distance policy, such as the restriction of private gatherings, has been maintained for more than 6 months. The South Korean government has evaluated the fact that the case fatality rate of infected people has decreased in the elderly as a result, but when the scale of the fourth epidemic increases, there are many side effects associated with it. There may be severe cases even in the younger age group, and the risk may increase, such as an increase in the number of deaths among the unvaccinated elderly people. Choi Jae-uk, a professor of preventive medicine at Korea University School of Medicine, said, “We must develop a vaccination strategy to reduce the overall spread of the infection.” Need to prioritize. “