The epidemic reached its peak last week, Health Minister Venko Filipce told a news conference on Friday. According to him, since then, the numbers have been decreasing and stabilizing. The highest percentage of patients was recorded on November 17, from 41.2 percent tested when 1,407 new cases were registered and since then the numbers have been decreasing.

The number of recovered is growing. We record high numbers of recovered and the number of recovered has increased by 45 percent last week compared to the previous one said Filipce.

According to Filipce, thus, the health system is not under so much pressure and there is room for patients in hospitals around the country.