The World Health Organization reports on the detection of 660,993 new cases of COVID-19 over the past day, the total number of confirmed cases of infection thus exceeding 89.04 million.
According to WHO materials, since the beginning of the pandemic, 89,048,345 infected patients have been recorded worldwide. The most difficult epidemiological situation is developing in North and South America – 380,886 cases in the last 24 hours, as well as in Europe (189,271) and South-East Asia (28,672).
Meanwhile, it became known about 11,061 deaths, for the entire time from the coronavirus have died 1,930,265 people.
In Russia, a total of 3,425,269 patients with COVID have been registered, of which 62,273 have died. Earlier, the doctor and TV presenter Elena Malysheva made a forecast on the situation with the new coronavirus in the Russian Federation in 2021.