The dangers of COVID-19 need not be minimized. It is dangerous. And for some people at risk, it can become fatal. But this is not a reason for global panic. This is the reason to listen to the advice of doctors. – So is strict isolation of citizens necessary then? Wuhan, where the epicenter of the epidemic was located, cites an example of perfectly organized quarantine – and suddenly everything began to decline … – I am against hard quarantines that stop the life of the city. Maybe China, with its powerful economy, can survive this, but for other countries it can end up much worse. I consider it more correct to protect against the risk of infection at risk, that is, the elderly and the chronically ill. This is a more effective, in my opinion, model of behavior.