In the United States, 69,822 people became infected with the coronavirus per day, 967 patients became victims of the disease, it is reported on the website of the American Johns Hopkins University.
A day earlier, 79,029 cases of infection and 1,064 deaths were registered in the country.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, there have been more than 30.6 million cases of the disease in the United States, and more than 554 thousand people have died.
Earlier it became known that in Russia per day identified 9,021 cases of coronavirus infection, 384 people died.
Meanwhile, in Ukraine today, a record figure was recorded in the number of cases of COVID-19 per day, infection was confirmed in 20,341 people.
The day before, it was also reported that a record number of cases of coronavirus were detected in Turkey. In this country on Friday, specialists identified 42,308 cases of infection.