The United States was ahead of other countries in the number of reported cases of infection with a new coronavirus, The New York Times reported.
According to the publication, at least are infected with the United States coronavirus thousand 168 person. The publication notes that “this is more than in China, Italy or any other country.” In addition, over 1 thousand people died, reports TASS.
Scientists have warned that the United States will at some point become the country most affected by the pandemic, the newspaper recalls, noting that “ that moment came on Thursday. ” The publication emphasizes that the situation in the United States was aggravated by a “series of mistakes and missed opportunities” regarding measures to combat the spread of the virus in the country.
According to Johns Hopkins University, which makes calculations based on data from federal and local authorities, the United States is still in third place in terms of the number of infections after China and Italy. However, this indicator, according to university estimates, is growing very rapidly in the USA.
Recall that on Thursday the number of people infected with coronavirus in the United States exceeded 19 thousand people, in Italy – increased to thousand people. The number of people infected in Russia has reached 560 people, two deaths have been reported. According to WHO estimates, by noon on Thursday the number of people infected with coronavirus in the world exceeded 321 thousand people.
The latest data on the situation with COVID – in Russia and in the world are presented on the StopCoronavirus.RF portal.
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